The History of the Telescope
"This book is one that I can heartily recommend." -- Sir Harold Spencer Jones, F. R. S., formerly Astronomer Royal
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The author, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Ophthalmic Optics, Northampton Polytech- nic, London, not only presents the history of the telescope in the ...
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The most convenient source for information on the general development of the telescope is Henry King, The History of the Telescope (London: Griffin, 1955). ...
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Notes - Introduction, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4 ...
Quoted in Henry C. King, The History of the Telescope. Cambridge, MA: Sky, 1955, p. 37. 3. Quoted in jj O'Connor and ef Robertson, "Galileo Galilei," School ...
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Focusing on the stars : Nature
Watson's book is a welcome addition to the literature on the history of the telescope, and can be recommended to any reader with an interest in the history ...
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Largest optical telescopes of the world
"The History of the Telescope", Henry C. King. First published in 1955 by Charles Griffin & Company Ltd; republished by Dover Books in 1979 and again in ...
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Telescopes From the Ground Up - Grab Bag
King, Henry C. The History of the Telescope, Dover Publications, 2003. ISBN: 0486432653. Learner, Richard. Astronomy through the Telescope, Van Nostrand ...
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History of telescopes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Paris 66, 932; (1955) in King, Henry C.: The History of the Telescope. London: Charles Griffin & Co. Ltd. Michelson, aa 1891 Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac. ...
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Antique Microscopes and Telescopes - Site Description
King, hc, THE HISTORY OF THE TELESCOPE Charles Griffin & Company, London 1955 A detailed account of the History of the telescope. pp 456. GLOBES: ...
History of the telescope - Pedro Ré's Astronomical CCD Imaging Page
HISTORY OF THE TELESCOPE. Source: KING,hc (1955). The history of the Telescope. Replicas of telescopes of Galileo and Toricelli (ca. 1610) ...
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Antique telescopes books, archaeoastronomy, history of astronomy.
King, Heny C. The History of the Telescope Dover Publications reprint, 2003 The classic text and for years the only text on the history of telescopes. ...