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Herschel, William Sir

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including early papers hitherto unpublished; collected and edited under the direction of a joint committee of the Royal society and the Royal astronomical society, with a biographical introduction comp. mainly from unpublished material

by Herschel, William Sir

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Published by The Royal society and the Royal astronomical society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy.

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    Statementby J.L.E. Dreyer ...
    ContributionsDreyer, J. L. E. 1852-1926., Royal Astronomical Society,, Royal Society (Great Britain),
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB3 .H55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL176911M
    LC Control Numbera 14001446

    The Scientific Papers of Sir William Herschel, Knt., Royal Society and Royal Astronomical Society, ), by William Herschel, ed. by Royal Society (Great Britain) and Royal Astronomical Society, contrib. by J. L. E or Quadripartite: Being Four Books of the Influence of the Stars, Newly Translated From the Greek Paraphrase of. Moreover, reference [4] is to the scientific papers of his father, Sir William Herschel. Both these circumstances suggest that William Herschel is the discoverer. Indeed, pages 23 and 26 the book "Observing and Cataloguing Nebulae and Star Clusters: From Herschel to Dreyer's New General Catalogue", Cambridge University Press, , indicates. Herschel, John Frederick William (, England, 7 March ; rst, Kent, England, 11 May ) astronomy, physics, chemistry.. Herschel was the only child of Sir William Herschel and the former Mary Baldwin Pitt. He was married on 3 March to Margaret Brodie Stewart.


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