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Papers on the minor planets, 1854 - 1858

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/100

Scope and Contents

Papers relating to the minor planets Amphitrite, Circe, Leukothea, Stalanta, Fides, Leda, Letitia, Harmonia, Daphne, Isis, Ariadne, Nysa, Eugenia, Hestia, Doris, Pales, Virginia, Nemawsa, Europa, Calypso, Alexendra, Pandora and Pallas, comprising observations, ephemerides, circulars, announcements of discoveries of asteroids, descriptions of the planets and requests for information. The contributors include Y. Villarceau, M. Charconac, U.J.J. Le Verrier, J. Challis, H. Goldschmidt, G. Rümker, J.R. Hind, N.R. Pogson, C.F. Pape, B. Valz, J. Ferguson, B.A. Gould, A. Graham and J.D. Forbes.


  • Creation: 1854 - 1858


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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