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Who is Alexander Aubert?
Alexander Aubert FRS FSA, was an eminent English amateur astronomer and businessman.
- born in (286 years ago)
- nationality: England
- died in (211 years ago)
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation (1813)
Particulary the British and Irish; from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time by Alexander Chalmers
DESBOIS (Francis Alexander Aubert de la Ches- naie), a laborious Dictionary maker, at a time when in ...
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DESBOIS (Francis Alexander Aubert de la Ches- jjaie), a laborious Dictionary maker, at a time when in France all knowledge was to be communicated by dictionaries, was born at Ernee in the Maine, June 17, 1699, and was ...
containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprised under the heads mathemetics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and experimental; with an historical account of the rise, progress and present state of these sciences; also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them by Charles Hutton
At Highbury House, near Islington, an observatory was built in the year 1787, by Alexander Aubert, Esq, which, for perfection of plan and splendour of apparatus, perhaps has never been equalled by any private individual. This gentleman ...
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