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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms pl-00042
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  224 x 168mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b
Language:  Latin
Place:  Gdansk
Date:  1671-10-07
Short summary:  Thanks for some observations of sunspots and of Saturnus the addressee has made, the author will send some observations of his in return; comments on other astronomical observations as for example a recent lunar eclipse
Title:  (incipit:) Pro transmissa observatione Macularum quarundam ...
Person:  Heweliusz, Jan, 1611-1687, Mathematician, Astronomer, author
Person:  Cassini, Jean-Dominique, 1625 (Perinaldo)-1712, Astronomer, addressee
Person:  Picard, Jean, 1620 (La Flèche)-1682 (Paris), Astronomer, Clergyman, person referred to
Subject:  Astronomy
COMMENTS
Comments:  With an attempted transcription and translation
IMAGES
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