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Celestial Images: Antiquarian Astronomical Charts and Maps from the Mendillo Collection

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Presented in an oversize format (9.5x13<">), this catalogue contains color plates (though not full page) of 82 maps and charts, with full catalogue entries for each. Three essays discuss images and charts of the stars, and how art and ways of seeing are indicative of new ways to imagine space. Published by the Boston University Art Gallery; distributed by the University of Washington Press.
Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781881450221
Subtitle:
Antiquarian Astronomical Charts and Maps from the Mendillo Collection
Author:
Mendillo, Michael
Author:
Burnham, Patricia M.
Author:
Warner, Deborah Jean
Publisher:
Boston University Art Gallery
Subject:
General
Subject:
Astronomy
Subject:
Astronomy - General
Subject:
Mendillo, M
Copyright:
Publication Date:
June 2005
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
13.16x9.44x.23 in. 1.04 lbs.

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