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The structure and rotation of the galaxy.

PLASKETT, John Stanley (1865-1941).

Published by The American Philosophical Society, 1930., In: Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge, Vol. LXIX, 1930. Phil, 1930
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In: Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge, Vol. LXIX, 1930. Philadelphia:: The American Philosophical Society, 1930., 1930. 245 x 170 mm. Thick 8vo. Pages 401-417. [Entire volume: xix, 580 pp.]. 4 tables. Dark green buckram, gilt spine. Ex library blind-stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington Mount Wilson Observatory. Fine. FIRST EDITION. "But perhaps his most notable achievement was his application of spectroscopic evidence to the problem of galactic rotation and the distance and direction of the center of gravity of the galaxy, those being determined from the motions of stars of spectral types O5 to B7 (1930)." DSB, XI, pp. 18-19. Bookseller Inventory # S2584

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Title: The structure and rotation of the galaxy.

Publisher: The American Philosophical Society, 1930., In: Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge, Vol. LXIX, 1930. Phil

Publication Date: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

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