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Papers on Neptune and the minor planets, 1850 - 1853

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/98

Scope and Contents

Papers relating to Neptune and the minor planets Metis, Egeria, Victoria, Irene, Eunomia, Psyche, Thetis, Melpomene, Furtuna, Massalia, Flora, Parthenhope, Hygiea, Lutetia, Thalia and Calliope, comprising circulars, ephemerides, observations, announcements of discoveries, discussion of names for the planets and requests for information. The correspondents include A. Graham, Y. Villarceau, J. Challis, B.A. Gould, J.R. Hind, N.R. Pogson, T. Chevallier, J.C. Adams, M. Charconac, B. Valz and G. Rümker.


  • Creation: 1850 - 1853


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-03 10:58:44+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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