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BURNHAM, Robert, Jr.
BURNHAM'S CELESTIAL HANDBOOK. An Observer's Guide to the Universe Beyond the Solar System. In Three Volumes. Revised and Enlarged Edition.
New York: Dover, c1978,
Three volumes, dark blue cloth. Fine copies, no previous owner marks. Vertical crease to front flap of jacket of Vol. I, the jackets are otherwise fine. An expanded and updated version of the 1966 edition. Volume I: Andromeda through Cetus. Volume II: Chamaeleon through Orion. Volume III: Pavo through Vulpecula. B&w photos. Note: 4 kg parcel, extra postage will be required..
$85.00 Book Number: 18700 Order / Enquire
EVANS, David S., Terence J. Deeming, Betty Hall Evans, and Stephen Goldfarb, editors (Sir John Herschel)
HERSCHAL AT THE CAPE: diaries and reminscences of Sir John Herschel, 1834-1838
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1969.
Green cloth, green endpapers. pp (xxxviii), 398 + 20 plates on text paper; 13 figures and 2 maps in text. Bump to upper outer corners of covers, sunning to the green top page edges, else fine, no owner names. Dust jacket has small tears and very small tears, two inch split to rear flap fold, rubbing to foot of spine and flap folds; good or a bit better. The first volume in the Humanities. Research Center History of Science Series. Besides his astronomical observations at the Cape of Good Hope, the diaries contain personal matter, gossip, natural history, travel, politics, and more. Sir John was one of the founders of the astronomy of the Southern Hemisphere. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra shipping may be requried.
$25.00 Book Number: 39098 Order / Enquire
KAFATOS, Minas and Andrew Michalitsianos, Editors
SUPERNOVA 1987A IN THE LARGE MAGELLANIC CLOUD.
Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press., 1988.
White glossy boards. (xviii), (487), (7) pp. One inch tear to lower spine fold, else fine. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$25.00 Book Number: 6871 Order / Enquire
Kafatos, Minas and Andrew Michalitsianos, editors
Supernova 1987A in the Large Magellanic Cloud: Proceedings of the Fourth George Mason Astrophysics Workshop held at the George Mason University, Fairfax, Viginia, 12-14 October, 1987
Cambridge (UK): Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Glossy boards. pp 487. Small bump to upper outer corners, else a fine copy, no owner marks. 1.5 kg parcel.
$34.95 Book Number: 47346 Order / Enquire
Wray, James D.
The Colour Atlas of Galaxies
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Quarto, black cloth, pp 189, colour photos. Fine in fine jacket, no owner marks. 2 kg parcel.
$85.00 Book Number: 47359 Order / Enquire