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Text:"... Families - Lynns Penny Chronology -Reviews and Magazines. Notices to Correspondents. DR. EDMONDHALLEY.* We do not often think of him as a sailor; and yet, previous to Cook, Capt. E. Halley was our first..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1742
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Text:"..., Friends Road, E. Croydon. Dr. EdmondHalley. (See 9 S. x. 361 ; xi. 85, 205, 366 )I. Life and Work. A Famous Comet, the (Quarterly Revieiv^ clxxxviii. 113, 138, London, 1898. Diet. Nat Biog., xxiv. 106..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1742
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Text:"... Christopher Wren and EdmondHalley had each independently devised such a procedure. In some Discourse I had with Mr. Halley, before he went to observe the Southern Constellations at St. Helena, he Mentioned..."
Date:1966
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Text:"...MATERIAL FOR A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF Dr. EDMONDHALLEY (1656-1742,) by ALEXANDER J. RUDOLPH, Assistant Librarian of the Newberry Library, Chicago, with some notes and addenda by EUGENE FAIRFIELD McPIKE..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1905
Publication place:Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Text:".... And in the Preface to his Doctrine of the Sphere, contributed to the first volume of Moores New Systeme of the Mathematicks, Flamsteed acclaimed his friend as Our Southern Tycho, Mr. EdmondHalley. Halley, as we saw..."
Date:1966
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Text:"...-rot (No. 34), Houghton writes : I am informed by my good friend Mr. EdmondHalley, that at St. Helena (where he lived a year) sheep are very fertile, and commonly have each two or three lambs yearly..."
Date:1966
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Text:"... books, to be addressed To Mr. EdmondHalley, at his Fathers House in Winchester Street, London*. Later correspondence between Hevelius and the English astronomers mainly related to the re..."
Date:1966
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Text:"... ; and tis to be doubted whether they would have supplied us with all we wanted for our Money. J. Eliot Hodgkin. Dr. EdmondHalley. (See 9 S. x. 361 ; xi. 85, 205, 366, 463, 496 ; xii. 125, 185.)- I am..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1742
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Text:"...List of Plates j EdmondHalley as a young man 2 EdmondHalley as a naval officer 3 John Flamsteed 4a Gresham College 4b Daviss Quadrant or Back-staff 5 Royal Observatory in Flamsteeds time (exterior..."
Date:1966
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Text:"...., 86 Hadley, J., 153-4 Haines, E., 206 Halifax, W„ 106 Halley, Anne (nee Robinson, mother), 1 1, 42 Halley, Catherine (daughter), 45 Halley, Edmond, the astronomer, passim Astronomer Royal, 7, 202..."
Date:1966
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Text:"..., on estate of Edmund Halley, Sen. London. Biog. Brit., iv. 2517. 1757. Will of Dr. EdmondHalley, dated 18 June, 1736, proved 9 February, 1741/2, P.C.C., Somerset House, London, 53 Trenley. Quoted in published..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1742
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Text:"...-78.] McPike, Eugene Fairfield. Dr. EdmondHalley. (Notes anaqueries, ninth series, 10: 361-362; 11: 85-86, 205-206, 366, 463-464; 12: 12S-126, 185, 266-267, 464- 465 ; tenth series, 2 : 224.) [A bibliography..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1905
Publication place:Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Text:"...Q O - TOT 7, f Its v °^ - v ^) Bulletin of Bibliography Pamphlet* No. 14. MATERIAL FOR A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF DR. EDMONDHALLEY, vV U656-J752) y BY ALEXANDER J. jttJDOLPH, Assistant Librarian..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1905
Publication place:Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Text:"... in South Atlantic waters (R. P. Stearns, The Course of Capt. EdmondHalley in the Year 1700, Annals of Science ( 1936), 1, 294ff.). In his Journal Halley recorded the estimated positions of his ship..."
Date:1966
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Text:"...464 NOTES AND QUERIES. [9* s. xi. June 13, im III. Genealogy. Dr. EdmondHalley: his Ancestry and Descendants, Neto York Geneal. and Biog. Record, xxxiv. 52, 106, New York, U.S., January and April..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1742
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Text:"... on Sources Primary sources for the life of EdmondHalley are: The article in Biographia Britannica, iv (1757), 2494fF., probably written by Thomas Birch, or perhaps John Machin, which contains some information..."
Date:1966
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Text:"... physician and master of English prose, living in the bustling world of EdmondHalley, but their life-spans overlapped by some twenty-five years. Writing to his son Edward on 6 July 1678, the author of Urn..."
Date:1966
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Text:"... de M. Halley, Memoires de IAcademie des Sciences, Paris, 1742, Histoire, p. 188). Small collections of Notes on Dr. EdmondHalley, comprising magazines, pamphlets, photographic facsimiles..."
Date:Between 1656 and 1742
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Text:"..., that perhaps one per cent reached the age of 76, and that in each of the intervening seven decades the population was reduced in the same proportion. EdmondHalley was another of the pioneers in the statistical..."
Date:1966