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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-33:108
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  250 x 198mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Oxford
Date:  1817-04-10
Short summary:  Still wanting book on the aberration of light. Enumerating authors studied for paper on the aberration.
Person:  Robertson, Abram, 1751 (Duns, Berwickshire)-1826 (Oxford), Mathematician, Astronomer, author
Person:  Lee, Stephen, -1835, Librarian, Secretary, addressee ?
Person:  Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1784 (Minden)-1846 (Kaliningrad), Mathematician, Astronomer, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Bradley, James, 1692? (Sherbourne, Gloucestershire)-1762, Astronomer, person referred to
Person:  Clairaut, Alexis Claude, 1713-1765, Mathematician, Astronomer, person referred to
Person:  Delambre, Jean-Baptiste, 1749 (Amiens)-1822 (Paris), Astronomer, person referred to
Person:  La Caille, Nicolas-Louis de, 1713-1762, Mathematician, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Simpson, Thomas, 1710 (Market Bosworth, Leicestershire)-1761 (Market Bosworth, Leicestershire), Mathematician, person referred to
Person:  Zach, Franz Xaver , Freiherr von, 1754-1832, Astronomer, person referred to
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