Atlas, Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens

Atlas, Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens
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Title:
Atlas, Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 012813

Author: Burritt, Elijah H.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Huntington and Savage
Place: New York
Year: c. 1835-1848
Edition: "New Edition"

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: Folio
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Folio. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Printed brown wraps, illustrated with 8 plates, 2 of which are folding. Their titles: Plan, Exhibiting the Relative Magnitudes, Distances and Positions of the Different Bodies Which Compose the Solar System; The Visible Heavens in January, February, and March; The Visible Heavens in October, November, and December; The Visible Heavens in April, May, and June; The Visible Heavens in July, August, and September; The Visible Heavens in the South Polar Regions for Each Month in the Year; The Visible Heavens in the North Polar Regions for Each Month in the Year; Planisphere of the Whole Heavens on Mercator's Projection. Covers soiled, worn around all edges, plates have some offsetting and light stains, but the colors are still bright, paper separation at foot of spine, a couple of notations in pencil in margins. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 lbs 0 oz. Category: Science & Technology; Astronomy; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 012813.