Harold Jacoby Quote

A generation ago, men thought the "perfect science," for so we love to, call astronomy, could advance only by increasing a little the exact precision of observation.


Practical Talks by an Astronomer, The Pole Star (p. 19), Charles Scribner's Sons. 1902

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A generation ago, men thought the perfect science, for so we love to, call astronomy, could advance only by increasing a little the exact precision...

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A generation ago, men thought the perfect science, for so we love to, call astronomy, could advance only by increasing a little the exact precision...

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A generation ago, men thought the perfect science, for so we love to, call astronomy, could advance only by increasing a little the exact precision...

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A generation ago, men thought the perfect science, for so we love to, call astronomy, could advance only by increasing a little the exact precision...