XII. Catalogue of double stars

  title={XII. Catalogue of double stars},
  author={W. Herschel},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London},
  pages={112 - 162}
  • W. Herschel
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
Introductory Remarks. The following catalogue contains not only double-stars, but also those that are treble, double-double, quadruple, double-treble, and multiple. The particulars I have given of them are comprehended under the following general heads. I. The names of the starts and number in Flamstead's Catalogue; or, if not contained therein, such a description of their situation as will be found sufficient to point them out. II. The comparative size of the stars. On this occasion I have… Expand