The Names and Situations of the Constellations: to which is added the Names of the Principal Stars therein, as laid down by Cary’s New Celestial Globes: also an explanation of the equation table given on his terrestrial globe.

By: [CARY, John]

Price: £400.00

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12mo. pp. 21, [3, adverts for Cary’s globes and atlases.] Plain grey paper wrappers, top corner torn away. A little internal creasing, but Very Good. BL have an undated version, which they date to 1795, from the same printer. However, it is possible that this is the first edition and the undated version a later reprint. It was later reprinted in 1819 by Andrew Wilson and then numerous times by Hancock from the 1820s to the 1840s.

Title: The Names and Situations of the Constellations: to which is added the Names of the Principal Stars therein, as laid down by Cary’s New Celestial Globes: also an explanation of the equation table given on his terrestrial globe.

Author Name: [CARY, John]

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Publisher: printed by E. Spragg, 1806.:

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