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A history and description of the Royal observatory, Cape of Good Hope.

Author: David Gill; Wilhelm Bahn; Great Britain. Admiralty.
Publisher: London, H.M. Stationery Off., printed by Neill & Co., Edinburgh, 1913.
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
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Gill, David, Sir, 1843-1914.
History and description of the Royal observatory, Cape of Good Hope.
London, H.M. Stationery Off., printed by Neill & Co., Edinburgh, 1913
(OCoLC)795854562
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Gill; Wilhelm Bahn; Great Britain. Admiralty.
OCLC Number: 3874692
Notes: Ground plan of the observatory, and map (Diagram of the geodetic triangulation of South Africa) in pocket at end of volume.
Appendix II: Cape observatory publications: p. [clxxiii]-clxxiv.
Appendix III. Scientific papers published by astronomers at the Cape observatory other than those contained in Cape observatory publications: p. [clxxv]-clxxviii.
Appendix IV. The South African arc of meridian. By Dr. Wilhelm Bahn. : p. [clxxix]-cxc.
The geodetic survey of South Africa: p. ci-cxxiv.
Description: cxc pages, 1 leaf, 136 pages frontispiece, illustrations, 44 plates (including plans) map, tables, diagrams 38 x 28 cm
Responsibility: By Sir David Gill ... Published by order of the lords commissioners of the Admiralty in obedience to His Majesty's command.

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