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Title
Account of observations of the transit of Venus, 1874, December 8, made under the authority of the British government, and of the reduction of the observations / edited by Sir George Biddell Airy.
Transit of Venus, 1874 :  British observations  
Name/Creator
Airy, George Biddell, Sir, 1801-1892, creator
Tupman, George Lyon, 1838-1922
Browne, Charles Orde, d. 1900
Neate, Charles Burnaby.
Perry, Stephen Joseph, 1833-1889
Palmer, H. Spencer (Henry Spencer), 1838-1893
Great Britain, Treasury.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1864002 
Location
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Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for H.M.S.O., under the authority of the lords commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury
Language
English
Description
viii, 512, 21 p., xvii leaves of plates : ill., maps, plans ; 29 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
QB512 .G81
Subject
Venus (Planet) -- Transit -- 1874

Category
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Note
pt. I. Expedition to the Hawaiian (Sandwich) Islands, under Captain G.L. Tupman -- pt. II. Expedition to Egypt, under Captain C. Orde Browne -- pt. III. Expedition to the island of Rodriguez, in the Indian Ocean, under Lieutenant Charles B. Neate -- pt. IV. Expedition to Kerguelen Island, under the Reverend S.J. Perry -- pt. V. Expedition to New Zealand, under Major H.S. Palmer -- Appendix.
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  Harvard College Library history of science project ; 00453
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