2 edition of **Brünnow"s Spherical astronomy** found in the catalog.

Brünnow"s Spherical astronomy

F. BruМ€nnow

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Published
**1860**
by Deighton Bell in Cambridge
.

Written in English

- Spherical astronomy.

**Edition Notes**

No more published.

Other titles | Spherical astronomy. |

Statement | translated by Robert Main. |

Contributions | Main, Robert, 1808-1878. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 1 v. ; |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18458136M |

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