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Miscellaneous papers, mainly relating to Edmund Halley, 1691, 1701, n.d.

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MS. Rigaud 88

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Miscellaneous papers, mainly relating to Edmund Halley, including:
  1. (fols. 3-7) a list of Halley's papers in the Philosophical Transactions;
  2. (fols. 10-12) draft in Halley's hand of a testimonial for him as candidate for the Savilian Professorship of Astronomy at Oxford, 1691;
  3. (fols. 13-14) two printed broadsides, n.d., 1701. The contents of fols. 3-14 are transcribed by Rigaud in MS. Rigaud 7 (Summary Catalogue no. 26207), fols. 19-43.

Dates

  • 1691, 1701, n.d.

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14 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. Rigaud 88

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