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    Re: DOVER Publishing and "Manual of Spherical and Practical Astronomy".
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2003 Dec 29, 10:21 -0500

    It looks like it's out of print, but some used copies are available on
    Amazon.com.
    
    On Dec 29, 2003, at 8:15 AM, Michael Dorl wrote:
    
    > Sorry folks but I missed the previous discussion on this.
    >
    > I hunted through the Dover site but could find no reference to this
    > reprint.
    >
    > Any hints would be much appreciated.
    >
    > Mike
    >
    >
    > At 04:55 PM 12/27/03 -0800, you wrote:
    >> On Wednesday, December 24, 2003, at 10:48 AM, Fred Hebard wrote:
    >>
    >>> The title of this book may be "Manual of Spherical and Practical
    >>> Astronomy".
    >>
    >> Yes, it is that.  The "A Manual of" part was not printed on the spine.
    >>
    >> My copy has a page following the title page but before the preface
    >> which states that "the following pages [the entire book!] are printed
    >> from the stereotype plates of the Appendix to the author's Manual of
    >> Spherical and Practical Astronomy, without any change in the numbering
    >> of the pages or of the tables."  I am not quite sure what this
    >> means...
    >>
    >> I am glad to hear that there is a Dover reprint.  It is a great book!
    >>
    >> Dan
    >
    
    
    

       
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