Peter Dollond worked together with his father John Dollond , who also worked as an optician and astronomer , on improving telescopes . He headed the Optical Institute together with his younger brother John († November 6, 1804).
Peter Dollond wrote a. a. the then important publication Account of the discovery of refracting telesopes (London, 1789).
- Rolf Riekher: Telescopes and their masters . 2. heavily edit Edition. Verlag Technik, Berlin 1990, ISBN 3-341-00791-1
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||English optician|
|DATE OF BIRTH||February 24, 1730|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||London , England|
|DATE OF DEATH||July 2, 1820|
|Place of death||Kensington, London, England|