Referee report by C. Lyell on 'Astronomical Experiment on the Peak of Teneriffe, Carried out under the Sanction of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty' by C. Piazzi Smyth

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Not only the description & these 
vertical [?] views, but the sections & pho-
tograph are to be found in the 
printed volume - see for example the 
two partly real & partly ideal sec 
tions given in the Plate facing p. 13 of 
the book.
No doubt there are some facts 
& statements in the M.S. what are 
more in detail than they are given 
in the published book while on 
the other hand there is sometimes more 
in the book which enables us to un-
derstand what the author means.
The submarine origin of what is 
called in the language of V. Buch “the
Elevation” Crater, is assumed but no 
                            
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Author
Charles Piazzi Smyth
Reference
RR/3/253
Series
RR
Date
1858
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Referee report by C. Lyell on 'Astronomical Experiment on the Peak of Teneriffe, Carried out under the Sanction of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty' by C. Piazzi Smyth, 1858. From The Royal Society, RR/3/253

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