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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-62:286
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  228 x 187mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal, stamp
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1838-03-06
Short summary:  Vacancy of thr Astronomical Society filled. Complaining that he has not been quoted on the date of Thales's eclipse.
Person:  Baily, Francis, 1774 (Newbury)-1844 (London), Astronomer, author
Person:  Brayley, Edward William, 1802-1870, Scientific author, addressee
Person:  Bode, Johann Ehlert, 1747-1826, Astronomer, person referred to
Person:  Oltmanns, Jabbo, 1783 (Wittmund)-1833 (Berlin), Mathematician, Astronomer, Professor, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (Periodical)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Astronomical Society (Serial)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2b.
IMAGES
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