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An explanation of the gnomonic projection of the sphere and of such points of astronomy as are most necessary in the use of astronomical maps: being a description of the construction and use of the larger and smaller maps of the stars, as also of the six maps of the earth

Creator/Contributor:
De Morgan, Augustus, 1806-1871, creator
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain)
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Baldwin and Cradock
Creation Date:
1836
Extent:
126, 32 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
bibliography
government publication
Atlases
Observers' manuals
Subjects:
Stars--Atlases
Astronomy--Observers' manuals
Map projection
Notes:
At head of title: "Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge."
Publisher's advertisements: p. [1]-32 (2nd group).
List of memoirs on double stars and nebulae: p. 118-121.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Imaging Services, uuuu. 35 mm.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Library Microreproduction Service, 1992. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm.
Attribution:
by Augustus De Morgan.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
QB64 .D37
Repository:
John G. Wolbach Library, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Microforms, Lamont Library, Harvard University
Master Microforms, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990025518560203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990025518560203941/catalog