Example sentences from the Web for piazzi
Conflagration of mount tna, which overwhelmed the church of St. Leon, and the physician Piazzi.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The Piazzi Sopramuro is one of the oldest parts of the town.Old Continental Towns|Walter M. Gallichan
It was on the 1st of January, 1801, that Piazzi commenced for the one hundred and fifty-ninth time to observe a new series.The Story of the Heavens|Robert Stawell Ball
Piazzi fell back upon pagan mythology for the name of his little world, and called it Ceres, from the Roman goddess of corn.
Piazzi noticed a considerable increase of lustre in a very faint star of the twelfth magnitude viewed through a comet.A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century|Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke