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James Short
Scottish mathematician, optician and telescope maker


  • "Second Paper concerning the Parallax of the Sun Determined from the Observations of the Late Transit of Venus, in Which This Subject is Treated of More at Length, and the Quantity of the Parallax More Fully Ascertained" in Philosophical Transactions, volume 53, pages 300–345 (1763)

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