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Author Columella, L.J.M.
Title Of husbandry Type Journal Article
Year (up) 70 Publication Abbreviated Journal
Volume Book 9 Issue Pages
Keywords Animals
Abstract Excerpt from Chapter 14, page 409 in the linked English translation:

...Therefore, at the time when the mallows blossom, when there is the greatest multitude of these butterflies, if a high brazen vessel, with a narrow neck like the mile-column, be placed in the evening among the bee-hives, and some light put down to the bottom of it, the butterflies gather together to it from all places; and, while they flutter about the small flame, they are scorched, because they can neither fly easily upward out of the narrow place, nor, on the other hand, can they retire at a greater distance from the fire, since they are surrounded by the sides of the brazen vessel: therefore they are consumed by the burning heat that is near them...
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Language Latin Summary Language English Original Title De re rustica
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Call Number GFZ @ kyba @ Serial 2578
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Author Guillemin, A.
Title The Heavens: An Illustrated Handbook of Popular Astronomy Type Book Whole
Year (up) 1867 Publication Abbreviated Journal
Volume Issue Pages
Keywords Skyglow
Abstract Relevant excerpt: In large towns, the thousands of gas-lamps or other lights render the observation of the Zodiacal Light very difficult, not to say impossible, at all times. On the other hand, in stations conveniently situated, it can be seen at the various epochs of the year, even in the temperate zones.
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Publisher Richard Bently Place of Publication London Editor J. Norman Lockyer
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Call Number GFZ @ kyba @ Serial 2537
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Author Wallace, A. R.
Title The Malay Archipelago the land of the orang-utan and the bird of paradise: a narrative of travel, with studies of man and nature Type Journal Article
Year (up) 1869 Publication Abbreviated Journal
Volume Issue Pages
Keywords Animals; Moths
Abstract Excerpt: “As soon as it got dark I placed my lamp on a table against the wall, and with pins, insect-forceps, net, and collecting boxes by my side, sat down with a book. Sometimes during the whole evening only one solitary moth would visit me, while on other nights they would pour in, in a continual stream, keeping me hard at work catching and pinning till past midnight.”
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Publisher Macmillan and Co Place of Publication London Editor
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Call Number GFZ @ kyba @ Serial 2524
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Author Tyndall, J.
Title The Electric Light Type Journal Article
Year (up) 1879 Publication Fortnightly review Abbreviated Journal
Volume 25 Issue 146 Pages 197-216
Keywords History; Lighting; Review
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Call Number GFZ @ kyba @ Serial 2378
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Author Preece, W.H.
Title The economy of the electric light Type Journal Article
Year (up) 1880 Publication In: Journal of the Society of Arts Abbreviated Journal
Volume 29 Issue Pages 453
Keywords Economy
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Call Number LoNNe @ kagoburian @ Serial 882
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