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Mean Scottish meteorology 1856-1887

Smyth, C. Piazzi

Mean Scottish meteorology 1856-1887

and Eight years" observations of the new rock thermometers at the Royal observatory, Edinburgh

by Smyth, C. Piazzi

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Published by Printed by Neill and company in [Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Meteorology -- Scotland.

    • Edition Notes

      From Transactions of the Royal society of Edinburgh, vol. 35, pt.3.

      Statementby C. Piazzi Smyth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC989.G85 S7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationcover-title [185]-311 p.
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL240280M
      LC Control Numberca 09001924
      OCLC/WorldCa5574176

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