Originally Posted by ibu
I mainly think of footnotes of that type:
* See the arguments about "Large Scale Structure" [Hawking, 1975] page 113 ff.
* See the arguments about "Large Scale Structure" [Hawking, 1975] chapter 5, par. 23 ff.
The page reference is pretty useless unless I have the exact same edition used by this author. References to other structures inherent to the book (chapters, sections, paragraphs) can even be valid across translations.