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David H. DeVorkin Collection (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries)

Overview
Works: 19 works in 21 publications in 2 languages and 83 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Textbooks  Popular works  Handbooks and manuals 
Classifications: ML3805.J43, 781.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David H. DeVorkin Collection (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries)
The evolution of the earth and its inhabitants; a series delivered before the Yale chapter of the Sigma xi during the academic year 1916-1917 by Joseph Barrell( Book )

2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spectroscope and its work by Richard A Proctor( Book )

2 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of practical astronomy by William Wallace Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science & music by James Jeans( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A considerable fraction of my book is merely Helmholtz modernized and rewritten in simple language"--Preface
The origin of the stars, and the causes of their motions and their light by Jacob Ennis( Book )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on astronomy, spherical and physical; with astronomical problems, and solar, lunar, and other astronomical tables. For the use of colleges and scientific schools by William A Norton( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mars and its mystery by Edward Sylvester Morse( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by his friend and astronomer Perival Lowell and his visits to the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, Morse published Mars and Its Mystery in defense of Lowell's controversial speculations regarding the possibility of life on Mars
Theory of errors and least squares : a textbook for college students and research workers by Le Roy D Weld( Book )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of American observatories by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

1 edition published in 1880 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determination of the deflection of light by the sun's gravitational field, from observations made at the total eclipse of May 29, 1919 by Frank Watson Dyson( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and immortality by Oliver Lodge( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of modern astronomy, describing in simple but exact language the wonders of the heavens by Hector Macpherson( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of physics in its elementary branches (through 1925): including the evolution of physical laboratories by Florian Cajori( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expanse of heaven: a series of essays on the wonders of the firmament by Richard A Proctor( Book )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Initiation Astronomique by Camille Flammarion( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opuscula Cortie : a collection of articles by the Rev. Aloysius Laurence Cortie by A. L Cortie( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The marvels of the elements : and the strange effects of their combination being a popular account of metals, bases, and salts, alchemy, distillation, flame, and acids by Gaston Tissandier( Book )

1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.65 (from 0.37 for Science & ... to 0.88 for Initiation ...)

Languages
English (20)

French (1)