Airy, George Biddell 18011892
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Works:  499 works in 1,241 publications in 3 languages and 5,870 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography Criticism, interpretation, etc Catalogs Popular works Autographs 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Publishing director 
Classifications:  Q111, 523.2 
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Most widely held works about
George Biddell Airy
 Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy( Book )
 The solution of the main problem of the lunar theory by the method of Airy by W. J Eckert( Book )
 Magnetism of ships and deviations of compass: Series of papers from transactions of foreign societies, with other papers and documents( Book )
 Autobiography ... ed. by Wilfrid Airy by George Biddell Airy( Book )
 University vignettes : Sir George Biddell Airy, 18011892 by Alan Wesencraft( Book )
 by Stephen Alexander( )
 by Eleanor M Tilton( )
 Collection of autographs of scientists by Ray E. D Rawlins( )
 by George Biddell Airy( )
 G.B. Airy by Thomas Herbert Maguire( Visual )
 Sir George Biddell Airy. Photograph by Morgan & Kidd, 1891( Visual )
 SIR GEORGE AIRY( Visual )
 [Airy's early papers] by George Biddell Airy( Book )
 The man who lost a planet [article] : despite a lifetime of outstanding contributions to science and astronomy, and even public transport, George Biddell Airy is usually remembered for his most embarrassing failure by Chris Kitchin( Book )
 Calculation and tabulation in the 19th century : Airy versus Babbage by Doron Swade( )
 by John Edward Gray( )
 English (British) Civilization( Book )
 Stephen Alexander letter by Stephen Alexander( )
 Burndy Library miscellaneous collections by Burndy Library( )
 Great astronomers by Robert S Ball( )
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Most widely held works by
George Biddell Airy
Gravitation : an elementary explanation of the principal perturbations in the solar system by
George Biddell Airy(
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49 editions published between 1834 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
49 editions published between 1834 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical tracts on the lunar and planetary theories, the figure of the earth, precession and nutation, the calculus of
variations, and the undulatory theory of optics designed for the use of students in the university by
George Biddell Airy(
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43 editions published between 1831 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
43 editions published between 1831 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On sound and atmospheric vibrations, with the mathematical elements of music by
George Biddell Airy(
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32 editions published between 1868 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
32 editions published between 1868 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the algebraical and numerical theory of errors of observations and the combination of observations by
George Biddell Airy(
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33 editions published between 1861 and 2007 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
33 editions published between 1861 and 2007 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the undulatory theory of optics designed for the use of students in the university by
George Biddell Airy(
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25 editions published between 1866 and 1887 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
25 editions published between 1866 and 1887 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on magnetism designed for the use of students in the university by
George Biddell Airy(
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19 editions published between 1870 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1870 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 by
George Biddell Airy(
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14 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Numerical lunar theory by
George Biddell Airy(
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16 editions published between 1875 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published between 1875 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular astronomy : a series of lectures delivered at Ipswich by
George Biddell Airy(
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36 editions published between 1866 and 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
36 editions published between 1866 and 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical tracts on physical astronomy, the figure of the earth, precession and nutation, and the calculus of variations
designed for the use of students in the university by
George Biddell Airy(
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16 editions published between 1826 and 1969 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published between 1826 and 1969 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six lectures on astronomy, delivered at the meeting of the friends of the Ipswich museum at the Temperance hall, Ipswich,
in the month of March, 1848 by
George Biddell Airy(
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30 editions published between 1800 and 1884 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1800 and 1884 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lecture on the pendulumexperiments at Harton Pit delivered in the central hall, South Shields, October 24, 1854 : together
with a letter containing the results of the experiments by
George Biddell Airy(
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9 editions published between 1855 and 1968 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1855 and 1968 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verification and extension of La Caille's arc of meridian at the Cape of Good Hope by
Thomas Maclear(
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4 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on partial differential equations, designed for the use of students in the university by
George Biddell Airy(
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20 editions published between 1866 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published between 1866 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on the earlier Hebrew Scriptures by
George Biddell Airy(
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7 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A catalogue of circumpolar stars by
Stephen Groombridge(
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6 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reduction of the observations of planets, made at the Royal observatory, Greenwich, from 1750 to 1830: by
Greenwich Royal Observatory(
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5 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reduction of the observations of the moon, made at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, from 1750 to 1830: by
Royal Greenwich Observatory(
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4 editions published in 1848 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1848 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extracts of papers printed and manuscript, laid before the Commission appointed to consider the steps to be taken for restoration
of the standards of weight and measure, and the subjects connected therewith by
Great Britain(
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7 editions published between 1840 and 1870 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1840 and 1870 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by
George Biddell Airy(
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14 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Airy, G. B.
Airy, G. B. 18011892
Airy, G. B. (George Biddell), 18011892
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