Other Suns than Ours. A Series of Essays on Suns - Old, Young, and Dead. With other Science Gleanings, Two Essays on Whist, and Correspondence with Sir John Herschel

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Other Suns than Ours. A Series of Essays on Suns - Old, Young, and Dead. With other Science Gleanings, Two Essays on Whist, and Correspondence with Sir John Herschel

PROCTOR, Richard A.

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Richard A. Proctor (1837-1888) was an English astronomer whose name is associated with the determination of the rotation of Mars, the theory of the solar corona, and stellar distribution. He founded a popluar scientific magazine 'Knowledge' in 1881.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co.
  • Edition: New edition (the original was 1887)
  • Date Published: 1896
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: ex library-good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    The Silver Library Series. 419 p. plus 32 p. of ads. 20 cm. Illustrated with a number of folding star maps and drawings. Ex-library with the usual markings. Spine cloth faded with label removed.

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