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Title
On the parallax of the fixed stars / by Mr. Herschel ; communicated by Sir Joseph Banks.
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London
Name/Creator
Herschel, William, Sir, 1738-1822, creator
Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FCOR.WOLBACH:2258580 
Location
Wolbach Library

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[London
Publisher
Royal Society
Language
English
Description
p. 82-111, [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Parallax -- Stars

Category
Astronomical instruments and methodology

Stars

Note
Caption title.

"Read December 6, 1781."

Detached from: Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London, v. 72.