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'Papers in print previous to 1829 & not written by Dr. B[radley]', Written in 1740-1760

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MS. Bradley 40

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'Papers in print previous to 1829 & not written by Dr. B[radley]', the chief of which are:
  1. Fol. 4. 'Cogitata quædam de Cometis ... a Johanne Winthrop', 1760: at fol. 18 is a letter from him, 19 May 1760, relating to the paper
  2. Fol. 11. Some astronomical observations taken in Jamaica, 1743-4, by A. McFarlane: a copy
  3. Fol. 20. 'An observation on ... Venus (with regard to her having a satellite) made by mr. Short ... Oct. 23d 1740.'
  4. Fol. 21. A letter from C. Walmesley, 3 Dec. 1755
  5. Fol. 25. A Latin letter from J. Bevis, 23 Nov. 1743. Printed papers follow

Dates

  • Written in 1740-1760

Extent

55 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Bradley 40

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. III, no. 16452

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

13 1/2 × 9 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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