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" Thus a yellow colour predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one in the same field of view will appear blue ; while, if the tint of the brighter star verge to crimson, that of the other will exhibit a tendency to green... "
Astronomy - Page 375
by sir John Frederick W. Herschel (1st bart.) - 1833
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Astronomy

John Frederick William Herschel - Astronomy - 1833 - 422 pages
...sexes animate the world,) Stored in each orb, perhaps, with some that live." Paradise Lost, viii. 148. brighter star, that of the less bright one in the...circumstances. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited by i Cancri — the latter by -y Andromede ; both fine double stars. If, however, the coloured star be...
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An Elementary Treatise on Astronomy: Adapted to the Present Improved State ...

John Farrar - Astronomy - 1834 - 462 pages
...tint complementary to that of the brighter. Thus, a yellow color predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one in the...to green ; or even appear as a vivid green, under favorable circumstances. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited by i Cancri, the latter by y...
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A Treatise on Astronomy

Mrs. L. H. Tyler - Astronomy - 1837 - 288 pages
...tint complementary to that of the brighter. Thus, a yellow color predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one in the...to green — or even appear as a vivid green, under favorable circumstances. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited by i (Iota,) Cancri — the latter...
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The Geography of the Heavens, and Class Book of Astronomy; Accompanied by a ...

Elijah Hinsdale Burritt - Astronomy - 1838 - 305 pages
...tint complimentary to that of the brighter. Thus, a yellow colour predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one, in the...brighter star verge to crimson, that of the other will exhihit a tendency to green — or even appear a vivid green. The former contrast is beautifuUy exhibited...
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An Introduction to Astronomy: Designed as a Textbook for the Use of Students ...

Denison Olmsted - Astronomy - 1839 - 276 pages
...the tint complementary to that of the brighter. Thus a yellow color predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one in the...appear blue ; while, if the tint of the brighter star verges to crimson, that of the other will exhibit a tendency to green, or even under favorable circumstances,...
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An Introduction to Astronomy: Designed as a Textbook for the Use of Students ...

Denison Olmsted - Astronomy - 1839 - 276 pages
...will exhibit a tendency to green, or even under favorable circumstances, will appear as a vivid green. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited by ...Andromedae, both fine double stars. If, however, the colored star is much the less bright of the two, it will not materially affect the other. Thus for...
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An Introduction to Astronomy: Designed as a Textbook for the Use of Students ...

Denison Olmsted - Astronomy - 1839 - 276 pages
...bright one in the same field of view will appear blue ; while, if the tint of the brighter star verges to crimson, that of the other will exhibit a tendency to green, or even under favorable circumstances, will appear as a vivid green. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 99

Child rearing - 1840
...tint complementary to that of the brighter. Thus a yellow colour predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one in the...circumstances. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited by Iota Cancri, the latter by Gamma Andromedae, both fine doable stars. If, however, the coloured star...
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The Geography of the Heavens: And Class-book of Astronomy; Accompanied by a ...

Elijah Hinsdale Burritt - Constellations - 1842 - 305 pages
...tint complimentary to that of the brighter. Thus, a yellow colour predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one, in the...will exhibit a tendency to green— or even appear a vivid green. The former contrast is beautifully exhibited by Iota, :n Cancer; the latier by Almaach,...
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A Treatise on Astronomy

John Frederick William Herschel - Astronomy - 1842 - 417 pages
...tint complementary to that of the brighter. Thus, a yellow colour predominating in the light of the brighter star, that of the less bright one in the...will appear blue ; while, if the tint of the brighter sfar verge to crimson, that of the other will exhibit a tendency to green — or even appear as a vivid...
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