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Pons, Jean Louis (1761–1831)

Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199609055
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739439
Pons, Jean Louis (1761–1831)

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His knowledge of the night sky, coupled with acute vision and great patience, made him highly successful at comet-hunting. His

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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