Sentence Examples

  • He died at Blackheath on the 7th of September 1836, and was buried beside Halley in the churchyard of Lee.
  • Edmund Halley, the astronomer, compiled the first variation chart of scientific value (1683), as also a chart of the winds (1686).
  • The perusal of a tract by Halley (Phil.
  • His methods, however, were not free from tentative assumptions, and were considerably improved by Edmund Halley (Phil.
  • He visited England, where he was kindly received by Sir Isaac Newton and Edmund Halley (Com.