Bulletin 139: Table of contents

 

1
Charles Miller: Editorial [FREE TO DOWNLOAD]

2
Silke Ackermann: In the Service of Religion? ‘Islamic Science’ in the Museum (Gerard Turner Memorial Lecture) [FREE TO DOWNLOAD]

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John Davis and Sara J. Schechner: The Puzzle of a ‘Reproduction’ Astrolabe in the Style of Jean Fusoris

17
Huib J. Zuidervaart: The Remarkable Career of a “Most Remarkable Workman”: Johan van der Wyck (1623–1679). A Dutch-educated Military Engineer and Optical Practitioner. PART 2: In the service of the Swedish King and the Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp [FREE TO DOWNLOAD]

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Stuart Talbot, FRAS: ‘Iacob Cvnigham 1661’: The Re-discovery and Provenances of the 1661 Jacob Cunigham Telescope between 1870 and 1937

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Mystery Objects

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Frederick G. Page: Binks and a Burette: An Account of a Burette and an Analytical Chemist named Christopher Binks (1808–1873)

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Current and Future Events

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D.J. Warner: Guineas and Feathers Falling in a Vacuum