Hershel at the Cape. 1834 – 1838 – Evans, Davis D; Deeming, Terence J; Hall Evans, Betty; and Goldfarb, Stephen
Diaries & Correspondence of Sir John Herschel
Written during the time spent making astronomical observations of the southern sky at the Cape of Good Hope, presenting personal and social history, literary commentaries, observations of nature and numerous scientific experiments, travel, political intrigues, gossip and philosophical reflections. 2 maps, 20 plates, 1 frontispiece and 13 figures. Toning to feps. 398 Pages. Contents clean and binding tight. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Good. Some edge-wear and abrasions. Binding: Hardcover. Faux leather spine with gilt lettering.
Publisher: A A Balkema
Date Published: 1969
Publication Place: Cape Town
First Edition: Yes
Condition: Very good.
Binding: Hardcover. Faux leather spine with gilt lettering.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Good. Some edge-wear and abrasions.