Theories of the Sun, Moon and planets, 1875 - 1879
Scope and Contents
Theories of the Sun, Moon and planets, including a circular from M. Montagne on solar parallax; notes on Montucla, Pliny, Ptolemy and Halley relating to the saros of solar eclipses; tables by S. Newcomb on the transformation of P.A. Hansen's lunar theory as regards longitudes into modern notations; letters and calculations on the motion of the Moon and other lunar theory; a formula for the heliocentric co-ordinations of a planet; and letters and calculations by A. Hall, M. Souillant, W.A. Rogers, Mr Chase, etc., on other matters to do with the Sun, Moon and planets.
- 1875 - 1879
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