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Argus. alterations which have taken place in the nebula surrounding Argus, from February, 1871, to February, 1872.

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Abbott, Francis (1872) Argus. alterations which have taken place in the nebula surrounding Argus, from February, 1871, to February, 1872. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 27-31.

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Abstract

If it were not for the certainty that many and important changes have of late years taken place in connection with the star in Argo Navis, and the surrounding nebula, I should feel some diffidence in replying to the queries set forth by the late Sir John Herschel and the Astronomer Royal.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records
Journal or Publication Title: Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 27-31
Additional Information: In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2012 02:29
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:43
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/15157
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