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The Twentieth Century Atlas of Popular Astronomy

By Thomas Heath, B.A.
Royal Observatory, Edinburgh

Published by W. & A. K. Johnston, Limited
Edinburgh and London
Date: 1903
Ist Edition
21 colour lithograph plates

CDN $250

 
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Cover

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Title page

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example of lithograph

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Map of the Stars No. 1

 
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9592a

The Armillary Sphere

Publisher: William Guthrie
(1708-1770)


Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Mat: 12" x 9"
Opening: 7 1/2" x 4 3/8"



CDN $
75

9592b

The Artificial Sphere

Publisher: William Guthrie
(1708-1770)


Hand-coloured copperplate engraving
Date c. 1788

Mat: 11 3/4" x 9"
Opening: 7" x 4 1/4"



CDN $
85

9592c

The Artificial Sphere
Solar System


Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Drawn & engraved by Thomas Jefferys
(1710-1771)

An illustration of the Copernican Sol
ar System

Mat: 12" x 9"
Opening: 8" x 4 1/2"



CDN $
110



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The Armillary Sphere

Publisher: William Guthrie
(1708-1770)


Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Mat: 12" x 9"
Opening: 7 " x 4 1/4"



CDN $
75

9592e

The Artificial Sphere

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Drawn & engraved by Thomas Jefferys
(1710-1771)

Published by Thomas Salmon
Date: 1771

A very decorative map of the Celestial Sphere

Mat: 11 3/4" x 8 7/8"
Opening: 7" x 4 1/7"



CDN $
85



 

   
   
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Astronomy Engravings

Engraved and Printed by Andrew Bell (1726-1809)
Andrew Bell was a Scottish engraver who co-founded the Encyclopaedia Britannica.
These plates are from the Astronomy section of the 1797 edition.
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Plate LXXXIX

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






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Plate LXXXVIII

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






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Plate LXXXVII

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






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Plate LX

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150







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Plate LXXXL

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






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Plate LXXX

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150



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Plate LXXIX

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150





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Plate LXXVII

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






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Plate LXXV

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






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Plate LXIII

Engraved and Printed by
Andrew Bell (1726-1809)

Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1797


CDN $150






   
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9009sm

THEORIA COMETARIUM

Doppelmayr, Johan Gabriel (1677-1756)

Published: Nuremberg by J.B. Homann, 1742

Size: 47 cm x 54.8 cm

CDN: $1250






 
   
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PHAENOMENA IN PLANETIS PRIMARIIS

Doppelmayr, Johan Gabriel (1677-1756)

Published: Nuremberg by J.B. Homann, 1742

Size: 49.2 cm x 56.4 cm

CDN: $1950






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The GEOGRAPHY of the GREAT SOLAR ECLIPSE of July 14, MDCCXLVIII (1747)


Date: 1748

Size: 43.6 cm x 30.2 cm

CDN: $250