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Cape landscapes : Sir John Herschel's sketches, 1834-1838

Author: Brian Warner; John F W Herschel
Publisher: Cape Town : University of Cape Town Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1834, Sir John Herschel, perhaps the most celebrated astronomer of his time, arrived at the Cape of Good Hope to spend four years observing the southern sky.

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Named Person: John F W Herschel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Warner; John F W Herschel
ISBN: 1919713751 9781919713755 1919713913 9781919713915
OCLC Number: 84886275
Description: 179 p. : ill., map ; 29 x 30 cm.
Responsibility: Brian Warner.

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