The Story of the Comets : Simply Told for General Readers (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Story of the Comets: Simply Told for General Readers This volume scarcely needs a preface, for the title page tells its aim, and implies the motives which have inspired it. It may, however, be confessed that the great public interest which seems to have sprung up in connection with the expected return this year Or next of Halley's Comet had something to do with the non-publication Of the book last year and its non-postponement till next year. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 318 pages
- 152 x 229 x 17mm | 426g
- 08 Feb 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 134 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white