Category: Astronomy


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An Introduction to Astronomy; designed as a Text Book for the Students of Yale College

By: Olmsted, Denison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Collins, Keese, & Co., 1843

Edition: Third Edition

284 pages. Covers are heavily rubbed and worn and spine label is missing. Covers have detached, and are now in place with two strips of leather over the spine. Inked name at top of title page. End leaves darkened, and there is scattered light foxing and wear. Clear text. View more info

Discovery of the Origin of Gravitation, and the Majestic Motive Force Which Generated the Diurnal and Yearly Revolutions of the Heavenly Bodies

By: Loomis, William Isaacs

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Martindale Depot, Columbia Co., NY, Self Published, 1866

Edition: First Edition

82 pages. Blind stamped cloth covers are a little rubbed and show light wear at spine ends. Gilt stamped lettering on cover remains bright. General very light use/wear, though overall a fairly tight and very clean copy. View more info

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Early Greek Astronomy to Aristotle

By: Dicks, D. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press,

Edition: First Edition

Copyright is 1970. 272 pages. Slight rubbing on lower edges of cloth covers and very small splash stain on fore edge. Volume remains tight and clean and is otherwise Fine. Price clipped dust jacket is bright and clean, and now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Elements of Astronomy, Descriptive and Physical...

By: Wilbur, Hervey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Worcester, MA, Dorr, Howland, & Co., 1835

Edition: Fifth Edition

144 pages, plus plats and folding frontispiece chart. Leather over spine and marbled paper over boards. Frontispiece shows several misfold creases, though remains otherwise intact. Wear and chipping at spine ends, and general rubbing on covers. Scattered foxing. Volume remains tight. View more info

Sky Atlas 2000.00 [with] Sky Atlas 2000.00 Field Edition

By: Trion, Wil

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Sky Publishing Corporation, 1982

Edition: Reprint

Deluxe Edition, Spiral bound. 26 folding charts, plus transparent mylar template. Spiral bound volume shows light signs of handling and use. Field Edition Sky Atlas 2000.00 is a loose leaf folio with one sheet of text and 26 folio charts all laid into a folio sized bubble wrapper. The Field Edition was reprinted in 1989 with the ISBN, 0933346328. The Field Edition shows a half inch closed tear on the last sheet. Corners are slightly curled and there are other light... View more info

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The Printed Catalogues of the Library of the Royal Astronomical Society: Books, Pamphlets, Journals & Manuscripts from 1450 to 1940 (Two Volumes)

By: Luther, Paul (Transcribed, Composed and Edited by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, CT, Martino Publishing, 2006

Edition: Reprint

There is a little soiling/smudges on covers, mostly on Volume One. A few small and light smudges on edges of text block. Volumes remain tight, and are otherwise clean and intact. Due to the size and weight of this set, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info