UPPSALA UNIVERSITET
Uppsala University Library
THE CATALOGUE
 
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-02585
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  219 x 166mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b
Language:  French
Place:  Paris
Date:  1753-03-04
Short summary:  Before the transit of the planet Mercury in front of the sun, he gives the addressee some instructions for the observations he will have to do, which will be useful to accurately measure the longitude of the town Brest
Person:  Delisle, Joseph-Nicolas, 1688-1768, Mathematician, Astronomer, Geographer, author
Subject:  Astronomy, Geography
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Académie des sciences, Paris (Society)
IMAGES
View images:  /Waller_Ms_fr2/02585/f_001a.jpg /Waller_Ms_fr2/02585/f_001b.jpg

© 2002- Uppsala University Library  |  Waller's Manuscript Collection  |  How to Contact Us Upp