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A complete and authentic issue of the Gentleman's Magazine (London), March 1742, 56pp., disbound, VG. From the interior, another letter and Comet illustration by Thomas Wright the English astronomer. In small part, "Since my first account of the Comet which I sent you at the beginning of its appearance, I have had several occurrences to observe it and have determined its place amongst the fixed stars as follows ..." He then describes the position and uses a diagram to illustrate.
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1742 - Defining the Position of the Comet

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Auction closed on Saturday, October 16, 2021.
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