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George Biddell Airy

Astronomer (27-Jul-1801 — 2-Jan-1892)


Wilfrid Airy (editor). Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy. Cambridge University Press. 1896. 414pp. Edited by his son.


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  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.19)

  6. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.6)

  7. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.215)

  8. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography (p.6)

  9. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.5)

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