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Account of observations of the transit of Venus, 1874, December 8 [microform] : made under the authority of the British government : and of the reduction of the observations / edited by Sir George Biddell Airy.

Author/Creator:
Airy, George Biddell, Sir, 1801-1892.
Publication:
[London] : Printed for H.M. Stationery Off., under the authority of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury, 1881.
Format/Description:
Microformat
viii, 512, 21 p., XVII leaves of plates : ill., maps, plans ; 29 x 23 cm.
Subjects:
Venus (Planet), Transit of -- 1874. cn
Contents:
I. Expedition to the Hawaiian (Sandwich) Islands, under Captain G.L. Tupman
II. Expedition to Egypt, under Captain C. Orde Browne
III. Expedition to the island of Rodriguez, in the Indian Ocean, under Lieutenant Charles B. Neate
IV. Expedition to Keguelen Island, under the Reverend S.J. Perry
V. Expedition to New Zealand, under Major H.S. Palmer
Appendix.
Notes:
Micro-opaque. New York : Readex Microprint, 1968. 7 cards ; 23 x 15 cm. (Landmarks of science)
Contributor:
Tupman, George Lyon.
Browne, Charles Orde, d. 1900.
Neate, Charles Burnaby.
Perry, Stephen Joseph, 1833-1889.
Palmer, H. Spencer (Henry Spencer), 1838-1893.
Great Britain. Treasury.
OCLC:
8710895
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