Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
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Cooper, Edward Joshua

  • Ian ElliottEmail author
Reference work entry

Bornpossibly Dublin, Ireland, May 1798

Died Markree Castle near Colloney, Co. Sligo, Ireland, 23 April 1863
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Selected References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dunsink ObservatoryDublinIreland