|Spanish translation & annotations||
1876 June 25
Yours of the 6th is at hand.
As to the second title for the book, some thing depends upon the preface which I understand from you it is proposed to prefix so as to satisfy Winlock’s friend. If that is done & I should approve of it (except that I protest against the preparation of the preface being taken out of my hands as if I was not as warm a friend of Winlock as any one) then a very simple title without his name would have come advantages, though I should like too to put his name on the title page if the felicitous manner of doing so
|should occur to me.
I will add a few names of Photometric Astronomers to the list for distribution & attend to the distribution so far as I can, as you seem to desire.
The two figures of the photometer & the photometric obs’y should appear at the end of the photometric researches. The best way would be, I suppose, to send out some good impressions on transfer paper, so that they could be transferred & printed in Leipzig.
I meant to make no complaint of you to Mr. Hein although he in a note to me uses of phrase which seems to imply that he so understood
Yours truly & respectfully,
C. S. Peirce
Arthur Searle Esq.
Asst. in charge
Harvard College Obs'y
The text of the book is I suppose now all printed. There follows the Comparative Catalogue, which will progress rapidly.
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Proyecto de investigación "Charles S. Peirce en Europa (1875-76): comunidad científica y correspondencia" (MCI: FFI2011-24340)
Fecha del documento: 12 de enero 2015
Última actualización: 13 de enero 2015