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1Title:  Herschel at the Cape: diaries and correspondence of Sir John Herschel, 1834-1838   
 Creator:  Herschel, John F. W. (John Frederick William)Sir, 1792-1871 | Evans, David S. (David Stanley), 1916-2004 
 Publication:  University of Texas Press, Austin, 1969. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-372). 
 Extent:  xxxv, 398 p. : ill., maps, facsims., ports. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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2Title:  The moon hoax: or, A discovery that the moon has a vast population of human beings   
 Creator:  Locke, Richard Adams, 1800-1871 | Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843 
 Publication:  W. Gowans, New York, 1859. 
 Notes:  A series of articles originally published in the Sun, August, 1835, under title, "Great astronomical discoveries", which purported to be an account of the discoveries of Sir John Herschel at the cape of Good Hope, and which pretended to be reprinted from a supplement to the Edinburgh journal of science (then defunct) Has been ascribed on insufficient evidence to Joseph Nicolas Nicollet. cf. Dict. Amer. biog. ; F. M. O'Brien, The story of the Sun (1918) p. 64-102. 
 Extent:  vi, [7]-63 p. incl. front. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Moon hoax

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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3Title:  Some final thoughts of Sir John Herschel, F.R.S   
 Creator:  Sharp, Robert. 
 Publication:  London, 2002. 
 Extent:  p. 183-186. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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4Title:  Sir John Herschel and the development of spectroscopy in Britain   
 Creator:  Sutton, Michael. 
 Publication:  London, 1974. 
 Extent:  p.42-60. 24 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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5Title:  The Moon's influence   
 Creator:  Loomis, Elias, 1811-1889 
 Publication:  New York, 1853. 
 Notes:  In The New-York Daily Tribune, August 2, 1853. 
 Extent:  p.6 ; folio. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Moon

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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6Title:  An Address delivered at the annual general meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society, February 12, 1836, on presenting the honorary medal to Sir J.F.W. Herschel   
 Creator:  Airy, George BiddellSir, 1801-1892 
 Publication:  Royal Astronomical Society, London, 1836. 
 Extent:  p.[303]-312 ; octavo. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Astronomy -- History

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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7Title:  Memoir of Sir John Frederick William Herschel   
 Creator:  Dodge, N. S. (Nathaniel Shatswell), 1810-1874 
 Publication:  Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1873. 
 Extent:  p.[109]-133. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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8Title:  John Herschel's cosmology   
 Creator:  Hoskin, Michael A. 
 Publication:  Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks], 1987. 
 Extent:  p.1-34 : port., facsims. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Cosmology

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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9Title:  Sir John F. W. Herschel   
 Creator:  Quetelet, Adolphe, 1796-1874 
 Publication:  Hayez, Bruxelles, n.d.] 
 Notes:  Extrait des Bulletins de l'Académie royale de Belgique, sér.2, t.31, no.5, 1870. 
 Extent:  8 p. ; octavo. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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10Title:  William Herschel's investigations of nebulae: A reassessment   
 Creator:  Hoskin, Michael A. 
 Publication:  Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks], 1979. 
 Extent:  p.165-176 : facsims. ; 23 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Nebulae | Astronomy

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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11Title:  John Herschel (1792-1871)   
 Creator:  Ronan, Colin A. 
 Publication:  Oxford, 1992. 
 Extent:  p.178-181 : diagr., port. ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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12Title:  John Herschel and the idea of science   
 Creator:  Cannon, Susan Faye. 
 Publication:  Lancaster, Pa, 1961. 
 Extent:  p.[215]-239 ; quarto. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Darwinism

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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13Title:  Recreating Herschel's actinometry: An essay in the historiography of experimental practice   
 Creator:  Voskuhl, Adelheid. 
 Publication:  Cambridge], 1997. 
 Extent:  p.[337]-335 : illus. ; 24.5 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Actinometer

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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14Title:  John Herschel's optical researches and the development of his ideas on method and causality   
 Creator:  Good, Gregory. 
 Publication:  Oxford, 1987. 
 Extent:  p.1-41 : diagrs. ; 24 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Optics

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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15Title:  Dynamical theory of the globular clusters and of the clustering power inferred by Herschel from the observed figures of sidereal systems of high order   
 Creator:  See, T. J. J. (Thomas Jefferson Jackson), 1866-1962 
 Publication:  Philadelphia, Pa, 1912. 
 Extent:  p. 118-166, [2] leaves of plates : ill., chart ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Stars -- Clusters | Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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16Title:  How bright planets became dim stars: Planetary speculations in John Herschel's double star astronomy   
 Creator:  Case, Stephen. 
 Publication:  Oxford, Eng, 2014. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  p. [27]-34. : ill., facsims., port. ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Double stars | Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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17Title:  Essays on astronomy: a series of papers on planets and meteors, the sun and sun-surrounding space, stars and star cloudlets; and a dissertation on the approaching transits of Venus. Preceded by a sketch of the life and works of Sir John Herschel   
 Creator:  Proctor, Richard A. (Richard Anthony), 1837-1888 
 Publication:  Longman's, Green, and co, 1872, London,  
 Extent:  xiv p., 1 l., 401 p. illus., X pl. (incl. fold. front., fold. maps) diagrs. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Astronomy | Venus (Planet) -- Transit -- 1874

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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18Title:  Sir John Herschel and education at the Cape, 1834-1840   
 Creator:  Herschel, John F. W. (John Frederick William)Sir, 1792-1871 | Ferguson, W. T. | Immelman, René Ferdinand Malan. 
 Publication:  Oxford University Press, Cape Town, 1961. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. 87-88) and index. 
 Extent:  xii, 94 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Education -- Cape of Good Hope

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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19Title:  John Herschel: Lebensbild eines Naturforschers   
 Creator:  Buttmann, Günther. 
 Publication:  Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft, Stuttgart, 1965. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-246). 
 Extent:  261 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Astronomers -- Great Britain -- Biography

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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20Title:  The shadow of the telescope: a biography of John Herschel   
 Creator:  Buttmann, Günther. | Pagel, B. E. J. (Bernard Ephraim Julius) | Evans, David S. (David Stanley), 1916-2004 
 Publication:  Lutterworth Press, Guildford, 1974. 
 Notes:  Translation of John Herschel : Lebensbild eines Naturforschers. Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-211) and index. 
 Extent:  xiv, 219 p. : ill., facsim., ports. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herschel, John F. W. -- (John Frederick William), -- Sir, -- 1792-1871 | Astronomers -- Great Britain -- Biography

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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