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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00295
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  210 x 185mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  article
Extent:  1a-2a
Language:  German, French, Latin
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1824-03-13
Short summary:  Review of the star atlas by Harding, expressing the hope that that the field of astronomy now shares a common ground. Signed "O.A." (the signature Bessel used when writing in the Jenaer Literatur-Zeitung according to Buchner d'Eisenach (unid.) who has made a note about this on the document.)
Person:  Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1784 (Minden)-1846 (Kaliningrad), Mathematician, Astronomer, Professor, author
Person:  Harding, Karl Ludwig, 1766-1834, Astronomer, person referred to
Subject:  Astronomy
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  C. L. Harding, Atlas novus coelestis in 27 tabulis continens stellas inter polum borealem et trigesimum gradum decliationis australis adhuc observatis, sect. I-VII, Göttingen, 1809-1822 (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Jenaer Literatur-Zeitung (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  By another hand: "J'atteste que cette feuillie est de l'écriture de Bessel l'astronome et que c'est une feuille de la correspondence de la Jenaer Literatur-Zeitung. Et qu'il signait O.A. /Dr. Buchner d'Eisenach".
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