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Practical astronomy containing a description of the solar system; the doctrine of the sphere; the principal problems in astronomy, illustrated with many examples. Together with astronomical tables of the sun, moon, and primary planets. by Ewing, Alexander

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Published by Printed and published by David Allinson & co. in Burlington, N.J .
Written in English

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  • Spherical astronomy

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Alexander Ewing ... Rev., cor., & improved by John Gummere.
ContributionsGummere, John, 1784-1845, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB145 .E9
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, [12]-226, 145 p. incl. tables.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6957407M
LC Control Number05021483

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