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Miscellaneous astronomical papers, 1875 - 1876

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/261

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous papers concerning astronomical matters, including letters from Sir D. Gill and Maxwell Hall. The subjects covered include the Toulouse observations of eclipses of Jupiter's satellites, 1874-1875; observations of Mars, 1877; the Sun's parallax from observations of Mars and Juno; a supposed change in the shape of Saturn; the Gresham Lectures, 1876; Washington equatorial observations communicated to the 'Astronomische Nachrichten'; the astral origin of the Hebrew alphabet; a booklet titled 'The Astronomy of the Future' on polarity in place of gravity; a sidereal system from Maxwell Hall; and correspondence on other subjects relating to astronomy

Dates

  • Creation: 1875 - 1876

Creator

Extent

1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

C3/17

Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:37:58+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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