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Drafts by Robert Main of articles on astronomy

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 94

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Drafts by Robert Main (1808-78) of articles on astronomy for the eighth edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, printed in a much shortened form op. cit., iii, 813-20 and iv, 86-96.

Dates

  • c. 1808-1878

Extent

676 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 94, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 94

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17453

Overview

Draft by Robert Main

Biographical / Historical

Robert Main (1808-1878) was a British astronomer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by F. A. Bellamy, 1918.
Title
Drafts by Robert Main of articles on astronomy
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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