Good. No Jacket. Ex-Library. 33 cm tall. Ex-library. 115 p. Also contains two appendices: I. Catalogue of 104 Southern circumpolar stars--II. Separate observations of ß, a2 & a1 Centauri. Age toning to a number of leaves. Edge wear with bumping to the corners of the binding. Top and bottom of spine are a bit frayed. Some tears where the unopened leaves are folded Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. This is a large oversize book. Sir David Gill FRS (1843-1914) was a Scottish astronomer who is known for measuring astronomical distances, for astrophotography, and for geodesy. He spent much of his career in South Africa. [Wikipedia]
Catalogue of 1713 Stars, for the Equinox 1885 0. from Observations Made at the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, During the Years 1879 to 1885
by Great Britain Admiralty, David Gill, Cape Of Good Hope Royal Observatory (Creator)
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