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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-01662
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  225 x 174mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  Italian
Place:  Paris
Date:  1671-12-24
Short summary:  Astronomical matters, discussing the Polar star and certain facts about it, and on his project to construct an immovable telescope
Person:  Cassini, Jean-Dominique, 1625 (Perinaldo)-1712, Astronomer, author
Person:  Picard, Jean, 1620 (La Flèche)-1682 (Paris), Astronomer, Clergyman, addressee
Person:  Brahe, Tycho, 1546 (Knutstorp)-1601 (Praha), person referred to ?
Subject:  Astronomy
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