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Handbook of the Constellations

by Vehrenberg, Hans; Dieter Blank

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Published
1973
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Very good overall
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Second edition
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Dusseldorf: Treugesell Verlag, 1973. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good overall. Astronomical charts and catalog. Oblong 8vo, 197pp, illustrated end papers. Red laminate covers, title in black at front cover and spine. A few small marks right edge of front cover, spine dusty. OCLC: 489922288.
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Poole Bros' Celestial Handbook: Companion to Their Celestial Planisphere

by Colas, Jules A ed

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Published
1892
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Very good overall
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Chicago: Poole Brothers, 1892. Hardcover. Very good overall. The section titled 'Comets' discusses the return of Halley's: "the return of Halley's comet was a complete success in the history of astronomy, in proving that like the planets and all other celestial bodies obey the great law of gravitation". It lists the principal periodic comets observed, and also… Read more
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The Kingdom of the Sun

by Asimov, Isaac

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Published
1983
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First edition
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$40.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Non fiction work on astronomy. Sml 8vo, 160pp, diagrams. Pictorial dj with title in black on yellow sun burst at spine. Dj slt rubbed at edges, top & base of spine. Internally, very good. Dj is price clipped.
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The Telescope and Microscope

by Dick, Thomas

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Published
1852
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New York: Lane & Scott, 1852. Hardcover. Dick was a Scottish minister, teacher and writer who popularized astronomy and science. 12mo, 178 pp, ads (2). Brown and black marbled boards with gilt title at black spine. Marbled boards are dusty; spine chipped top and base. Internally, the bookplate of Frederick E. Parker inside front cover, pages toned, light scattered… Read more
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Washington DC: Carnegie institution of Washington, 1987. Hardcover. Near fine. Large 4to, 157pp, b&w frontis and b&w illus throughout. Blue cloth cover with silver pictorial galaxy and silver title. Silver title also on spine. Very faint mark on front cover; internally immaculate.
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$65.00