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Printed and manuscript papers and correspondence of the Board of Longitude and the University of Oxford, about the publication of James Bradley's observations

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MS. Bradley 49

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Printed and manuscript papers and correspondence of the Board of Longitude and the University of Oxford, about the publication of James Bradley's observations, 1795.

Dates

  • 1795

Extent

27 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bradley 49, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Bradley 49

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16258

Abstract

Printed and manuscript papers and correspondence of the Board of Longitude and the University of Oxford, about the publication of James Bradley's observations.

Biographical / Historical

James Bradley, b. 1692-d. 1762, was an English astronomer.

Custodial History

Bradley's papers are MSS. Bradley 1-48 (SC 16404-16454).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by R. W. Chapman, 1927.
Title
Printed and manuscript papers and correspondence of the Board of Longitude and the University of Oxford, about the publication of James Bradley's observations
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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