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Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy
8 editions  first published in 1896 
Gravitation: an elementary explanation of the principal perturbations in the solar system
5 editions  first published in 1834 
Popular astronomy: A series of lectures delivered at Ipswich.
5 editions  first published in 1866 
On sound and atmospheric vibrations: with the mathematical elements of music. Designed for the use of students of the university.
4 editions  first published in 1868 
Mathematical tracts on the lunar and planetary theories, the figure of the earth, precession and nutation, the calculus of variations, and the undulatory theory of optics: Designed for the use of students in the university.
3 editions  first published in 1831 
Lecture on the pendulumexperiments at Harton Pit: delivered in the central hall, South Shields, October 24, 1854 : together with a letter containing the results of the experiments
3 editions  first published in 1855 
On Sound and Atmospheric Vibrations with the Mathematical Elements of Music: Designed for the Use of Students of the University
3 editions  first published in 2001 
A Treatise on Magnetism: Designed for the Use of Students in the University
2 editions  first published in 1870 
On the algebraical and numerical theory of errors of observations and the combination of observations
2 editions  first published in 1861 
On the undulatory theory of optics: designed for the use of students in the university
2 editions  first published in 1866 
Numerical lunar theory
2 editions  first published in 1886 
Six lectures on astronomy
2 editions  first published in 1849 
Account of observations of the transit of Venus, 1874, December 8: made under the authority of the British government : and of the reduction of the observations
2 editions  first published in 1881 
On the difference of longitude between the observatories of Brussels and Greeenwich, as determined by Galvanic signals
1 edition  first published in 1855 
An elementary treatise on partial differential equations
1 edition  first published in 1873 
An elementary treatise on partial differential equations, designed for the use of students in the university
1 edition  first published in 1873 
Mathematical tracts on physical astronomy, the figure of the earth, precession and nutation, and the calculus of variations: designed for the use of students in the university
1 edition  first published in 1826 
Determination of the longitude of Valentia in Ireland: by transmission of chronometers.
1 edition  first published in 1847 
On the algebraical and numerical theory of errors of observations: and the combinations of observations.
1 edition  first published in 1861 
Mathematical tracts on physical astronomy
1 edition  first published in 1826 
Account of the measurement of the astronomical difference of longitude on the arc of parallel extending from Greenwich to the Island of Valentia in the SouthWest of Ireland, and comparison with the geodetic difference of longitude
1 edition  first published in 1847 
Numerical lunar theory
1 edition  first published in 1886 
A Treatise on Trigonometry
1 edition  first published in 1855 
Account of observations of the transit of Venus, 1874
1 edition  first published in 1881 
A treatise on magnetism designed for the use of students in the university
1 edition  first published in 1870 
On the undulatory theory of optics
1 edition  first published in 1866 
Gravitation
1 edition  first published in 1834 
This day is published, Crown 8vo. Price 9s.and 6d. A treatise onmagnetism ...
1 edition  first published in 1870 
On the algebraical and numerical theory of errors of observations and the combination of observations
1 edition  first published in 1879 
Popular astronomy: a series of lectures delivered at Ipswich
1 edition  first published in 1877 
Determination of the longitude of Valentia in Ireland by transmission of chronometers: <Forming the appendix to the Greenwich astronomical obervations, 1845.
1 edition  first published in 1847 
Trigonometry. On the figure of the earth. Tides and waves: contributions
1 edition  first published in 1800 
On the nature of the light in the two rays produced by the double refraction of quartz
1 edition  first published in 1831 
Mathematical tracts on the lunar and planetary theories
1 edition  first published in 1831 
On the algebraic and numerical theory of errors of observations and the combination of observations
1 edition  first published in 1861 
Notice on some new modifications in the phenomena of Newton's rings
1 edition  first published in 1832 
Explanation of a proposed construction of zenith sector: addressed to the Board of visitors of the Royal observatory, Greenwich.
1 edition  first published in 1849 
On the sound and atmospheric vibrations, with the mathematical elements of music
1 edition  first published in 1868 
Numerical lunar theory
1 edition  first published in 1886 
Lecture on the pendulumexperiments at Harton Pit
1 edition  first published in 1855 
On the nature of the rings formed by the double refraction of quartz
1 edition  first published in 1831 
A treatise on magnetism
1 edition  first published in 1870 
Six lectures on astronomy, delivered at the meetings of the friends of the Ipswich Museum at the Temperance Hall, Ipswich in the month of March, 1848
1 edition  first published in 1849 
Extracts from Professor Airy's translation of Encke's dissertations on the next return of Pons' (Encke's) comet in the year 1832
1 edition  first published in 1832 
Tides and waves
1 edition 
On an inequality of long period in the motions of the earth and Venus
1 edition  first published in 1832 
On the place of Caesar's departure from Gaul for the invasion of Britain: and the place of his landing in Britain; with an appendix on the Battle of Hastings.
1 edition  first published in 1852 
Mathematical Tracts on the Lunar and Planetary Theories: The Figure of the Earth, Precession and ..
1 edition  first published in 1842 
On the undulatory theory of optics
1 edition  first published in 1866 
Gravitation: an elementary explanation of the principal perturbations in the solar system
1 edition  first published in 1834 
G. B. Airy's Populäre physische Astronomie
1 edition  first published in 1839 
Gravitation
1 edition 
A treatise on magnetism designed for the use of students in the university
1 edition  first published in 1870 
Account of observations of the transits of Venus, 1874, December 8, made under the authority of the British Government
1 edition  first published in 1881 
Account of the Northumberland equatoreal and dome, attached to the Cambridge observatory
1 edition  first published in 1844 
Gravitation
1 edition  first published in 1969 
On Sound and Atmospheric Vibrations, with the Mathematical Elements of Music: Designed for the ..
1 edition  first published in 1871 
A treatise on magnetism
1 edition  first published in 1870 
Instructions and chart for observation of Mars in right ascension at the opposition of 1860, for obtaining the measure of the sun's distance
1 edition  first published in 1858 
On a peculiar defect in the eye, and a mode of correcting it
1 edition  first published in 1977 
On sound and atmospheric vibrations, with the mathematical elements of music
1 edition  first published in 1868 
Plan of the buildings and grounds of the Royal Observatory, Greenwich: with explanation and history.
1 edition  first published in 1847 
Gravitation
1 edition  first published in 1834 
Mathematical Tracts on the Lunar and Planetary Theories: The Figure of the Earth, Procession and ..
1 edition  first published in 1842 
Mathematical tracts on the lunar and planetary theories, the figure of the Earth, precession and nutation,the calculus of variations, and the undulatory theory of optics
1 edition  first published in 1831 
Addition to a paper "On the nature of the light in the two rays produced by the double refraction of quartz"
1 edition  first published in 1832 
The transits of Venus, 1874 and 1882: On the preparatory arrangements for the observation of the transits.
1 edition  first published in 1868 
On certain conditions under which a perpetual motion is possible
1 edition  first published in 1830 
Notes on the earlier Hebrew scriptures
1 edition  first published in 1876 
A Treatise on Magnetism
1 edition  first published in 1870 
On the algebraical and numerical theory of errors of observations and the combination of observations
1 edition  first published in 1861 
Computation of the lengths of the waves of light corresponding to the lines in the dispersion spectrum measured by Kirchhoff
1 edition  first published in 1868 
Lecture on the pendulumexperiments at Harton Pit
1 edition  first published in 1855 
Account of the construction of the new national standard of length and of its principal copies
1 edition  first published in 1858 
Mathematical tracts on physical astronomy, the figure of the earth, precession and nutation, and the calculus of variations
1 edition  first published in 1826 
Mathematical tracts on physical astronomy: the figure of the earth, precession and nutation, and the calculus of variations.
1 edition  first published in 1826
Subjects
Accessible book,
Astronomy,
Lunar theory,
Perturbation (Astronomy),
Calculus of variations,
Double Refraction,
Longitude,
Planets,
Satellites,
Transit,
Celestial mechanics,
Error analysis (Mathematics),
Geomagnetism,
Magnetism,
Partial Differential equations,
Probabilities,
Quartz,
Royal Greenwich Observatory,
Venus (Planet),
Abnormalities,
Acoustics and physics,
Astronomers,
Bible,
Biography,
Cambridge Observatory
Places
Links (outside Open Library)
Alternative names
 George Biddell Airy
 George Biddell Airy (Edited By Wilfrid Airy, B.A., M.Inst.C.E.)
 Airy, George Biddell Sir
 Airy, George Biddell Sir.
 Sir G B. Airy
 Sir George Biddell Airy
 Airy, George Biddell (Sir)
 Airy, G. B. Sir.
 Airy, George Biddell, Sir, 18011892.
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