Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Lockyer, Joseph Norman

  • Michael Frost
Reference work entry

BornRugby, Warwickshire, England, 17 May 1836

Died Sidmouth, Devon, England, 16 August 1920
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Selected References

  1. Lockyer, Joseph Norman (1868). Elementary Lessons in Astronomy. London: MacMillan.Google Scholar
  2. — (1887). Chemistry of the Sun. London: MacMillan.Google Scholar
  3. — (1890). The Meteoritic Hypothesis. London: MacMillan.Google Scholar
  4. — (1894). The Dawn of Astronomy. London: MacMillan.Google Scholar
  5. — (1897). Recent and Coming Eclipses. London: MacMillan.Google Scholar
  6. — (1906). Stonehenge and other British Stone Monuments Astronomically Considered. London: MacMillan.Google Scholar
  7. Lockyer, T. Mary and Winifred L. Lockyer (1928). Life and Work of Sir Norman Lockyer. London: Macmillan.zbMATHGoogle Scholar
  8. Meadows, A. J. (1972, 2008). Science and Controversy: A Biography of Sir Norman Lockyer. London: Macmillan.Google Scholar
  9. Wilkins, G. A. (1994). “Sir Norman Lockyer’s Contribution to Science.” Quarterly Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society 35: 51–57.ADSGoogle Scholar
  10. Wilkins, G. A. and C. M. W. Wilson (1997). “The Contributions of Norman and James Lockyer to Meteorology.” Weather (Royal Meteorological Society) 52: 276–282.ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Burlington HouseBritish Astronomical AssociationLondonUK