Mr Bird's lectures on astronomy, Westminster, handbill, London, 1830.
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Handbill advertising a series of lectures on astronomy to be given on the 15-17 June 1830 to the students of Charter House, Westminster, London by Mr Bird. The lectures are in three parts, the first being about the Earth, the second on the Moon and the third about the sun, moon and earth and other celestial objects concluding with a demonstration Bird's grand transparency orrery, with a circumference of 30 feet. Printed by G W Ginger (College Street, Westminster, London).