THIS little unpretending volume is of considerable importance. Not only is it the commencement of a series which is intended to include the history of practical astronomy throughout the civilised world, but independently of this, it has claims to notice which are not to be measured by its limited dimensions.
L'Astronomie pratique et les Observatoires en Europe et en Amerique.
Par C. André et G. Rayet. Ie partie, Angleterre. (Paris: Gauthier-Villars. 1874.)
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W., T. L'Astronomie pratique et les Observatoires en Europe et en Amerique . Nature 10, 42–43 (1874). https://doi.org/10.1038/010042a0