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New England

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


NS I Chap 6-20 & 6-21 Notes, 1848-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 46.2: B38-B41a
Scope and Contents

A list of Introduced and Naturalised US Plants from Dr A Gray's 'Manual of Botany' 1848

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


Dates: 1848-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.

Stellar positions and proper motion, 1765 - 1822

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/213
Scope and Contents Remarks and tables on proper motion and comparisons of star positions. The volume includes the apparent diameter of the Sun, Moon and primary planets as viewed from the Earth; changes in the obliquity of the ecliptic, 1668-1822, and that observed by the Arab astronomers, 832-1463; unused forms for observational results; proper motion of Arcturus in right ascension from Tycho's observations; rules on aberration of light in calculating the place of a planet; longitude of Cambridge, New...
Dates: 1765 - 1822
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