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Eight familiar lectures on astronomy
|Statement||by William Phillips|
|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 45319|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 254,  p.,  folded leaves|
|Number of Pages||254|
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A Compendious System of Astronomy, in a Course of Familiar Lectures. London: J. Wallis, 8° ( x mm). Engraved frontispiece by W. Nutter after S. Shelly, 17 plates (most plates detached, a few brown spots, stitching weak). Contemporary boards, uncut (lacking spine, soiled). The price for Radio Astronomy is cheaper than most books and the lectures are up-to-date. One thing that sets these lectures apart from contemporary radio astronomy books is the decent coverage of radio frequencies below 1 GHz, including Jupiter radio emissions in the HF band, something most modern radio astronomy books completely fail to mention.
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EIGHT FAMILIAR LECTURES ON ASTRONOMY Intended as an Introduction to the Science. For the Use of Young Persons, and Others Not Conversant with the Mathematics. Accompanied by Plates, Numerous Diagrams, and Copious Index.
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