The Orbs of Heaven. Or the Planetary and Stellar World. A Popular Exposition of the Great Discoveries and Theories of Modern Astronomy.

By: Mitchell, O. M.

Price: NZ$42.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library, Riwaka Library (a small 19th century provincial New Zealand library, Riwaka is situated 5km from Motueka, in the upper part of New Zealand's South Island.) Rebound in 19th Century half-leather library binding. Chipped paper library label on spine. Moderate rubbing and fading to boards. Chips to marbled paper along edges of boards. ; A 19th century popular exposition of astronomy. Seventh edition. viii, 304 pages + frontispiece + extra engraved title page + 6 plates of nebulae + in-text illustrations. Half-calf binding. Page dimensions: 182 x 119mm. Frontispiece illustration shows Gallileo standing at a telescope, writing in an open book with a quill pen. ; Ex-Library; 8vo

Title: The Orbs of Heaven. Or the Planetary and Stellar World. A Popular Exposition of the Great Discoveries and Theories of Modern Astronomy.

Author Name: Mitchell, O. M.

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Publisher: London, G. Routledge & Co.: 1856

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 11745