1707 Homann and Doppelmayr Map of the Moon
Code: TabulaSelenographicaMoon3-doppelmayr-1707
Price: $2,750.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:06:45
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/doppelmayr.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/hevelius.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/riccioli.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Minor repair left margin - does not affect printed area. Platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1707 or 1742 (undated)
Height: 20
Note: The first comparative chart of the Moon from which the names of many lunar features have been derived.
References: Warner, D. J., 'The Geography of Heaven and Earth', Rittenhouse: Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise, 1988, p. 64-66. Whitfiled, P., The Mapping of the Heavens, p. 93, 96-97.
Scale: 1 : 39075840
Source: Homann, J. B., Neuer Atlas bestehend in auserlesenen und allerneusten Land-Charten ueber die gantze Welt, und zwar erstlich nach Astronomischer Betrachtung der Bewegung des Himmels in dem Systemate Copernico-Hugeniano, dann auch nach der nturlichen Beschaffenheit und geographischen Eintheilung der mit Wasser umgebenen allgemeinen Erd-Kugeln in ihre besondere Monarchien, Koenigreiche, Staaten und Laender, (Nuremberg: Homann), 1707. Also in: Doppelmayr, J. G., Atlas Coelestis in quo Mundus Spectabilis et in eodem Stellarum omnium Phoenomena notabilia, circa ipsarum Lumen, Figuram, Faciem, Motum, Eclipses, Occultationes, Transitus, Magnitudines, Distantias, aliaque secundum Nic. Copernici et ex parte Tychonis de Brahe Hipothesin. Nostri intuitu, specialiter, respectu vero ad apparentias planetarum indagatu possibiles e planetis primariis, et e luna habito, generaliter e celeberrimorum astronomorum observationibus graphice descripta exhibentur, cum tabulis majoribus, (Nurenburg: Homann) 1742.
Tags: Moon Map, Homann, Doppelmayr, Hevelius, Riccioli, Grimaldi
Title: Tabula Selenographica in qua Lunarium Macularum exacta Descriptio secundum Nomenclaturam Praestantissimorum Astronomorum tam Hevelii quam Riccioli Curiosis Rei Sidereae Cultoribus exhibetur Joh. Babr. Doppelmajero Math. P.P. upera Joh. Baptistae Homanni Norinbergae.
Width: 23
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1835 Burritt - Huntington Map of the Constellations and Stars of the 12 Months (4 Maps)
Code: Months3-burritt-1835
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:20:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burritt.txt
Condition: Very good. Overall toning. Some foxing throughout, especially over Oct, Nov, Dec sheet. Part of top left margin corner of the Jan, Feb, March sheet torn, not affecting printed area. Set of four maps.
Date: 1835 (dated)
Height: 27
References: Rumsey 2853.002, 2853.003. Kanas, N., Star Maps, p. 277-78. Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich, Elijah Burritt and the 'Geography of the Heavens.', Sky & Telescope 69 (Jan 1985).
Source: Huntington and Savage, Atlas, Designed To Illustrate The Geography Of The Heavens, New Edition, 1835.
Tags: Map set, Stars, Constellations, Burritt, Huntington
Title: January February March. April May June. July August September. October November December.
Width: 20
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1835 Burritt - Huntington Map of the Constellations and Stars of the 2 Hemispheres (2 Maps)
Code: NorthSouth-burritt-1835
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Tue, 20 Aug 2013 13:48:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burritt.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor spotting and overall age toning. Areas of discoloration in top section of both sheets. Set of two maps.
Date: 1835 (dated)
Height: 15
Note: Rare first edition Burritt charts with individually colorized constellations.
References: Rumsey 2853.004. Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich, Elijah Burritt and the 'Geography of the Heavens.', Sky & Telescope 69 (Jan 1985).
Source: Huntington and Savage, Atlas, Designed To Illustrate The Geography Of The Heavens, New Edition, 1835.
Tags: Map set, Stars, Constellations, Burritt, Huntington
Title: Northern Circumpolar Map for each Month in the Year. Southern Circumpolar Map for each Month in the Year.
Width: 26.5
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1833 Burritt - Huntington Map of the Constellations and Stars of the 2 Hemispheres (2 Maps)
Code: CircumpolarMap-burritt-1833
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:27:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burritt.txt
Condition: Very good. Overall age toning. Some foxing throughout. Manuscript markings in pencil on the Northern Circumpolar Map, can be easily erased.
Date: 1833 (undated)
Height: 15
References: Rumsey 2853.004 (1835 edition). Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich, Elijah Burritt and the 'Geography of the Heavens.', Sky & Telescope 69 (Jan 1985).
Source: Huntington, F.J., Atlas, Designed To Illustrate The Geography Of The Heavens, Second Edition, (Hartford) 1833.
Tags: Map set , Stars , Constellations , Burritt , Huntington
Title: Northern Circumpolar Map. Southern Circumpolar Map.
Width: 14
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1835 Burritt / Huntington Map of the Celestial Planisphere
Code: Planisphere-burritt-1835
Price: $300.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:51:03
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burritt.txt
Condition: Good. Typical overall toning and some soiling. Original centerfold. Minor wear along fold lines. Verso repair extending 1 inch near left margin. Professionally flattened and backed with archival Japanese tissue for stability.
Date: 1835 (dated)
Height: 16
References: Rumsey 2853.003. Kanas, N., Star Maps, p. 277-78. Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich, Elijah Burritt and the 'Geography of the Heavens.', Sky & Telescope 69 (Jan 1985).
Source: Burritt, E., Atlas, Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens, 1835 edition.
Title: A Celestial Planisphere, or Map of the Heavens.
Width: 22
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1856 Burritt / Huntington Map of the Constellations or Stars in June, May and April
Code: AprMayJun2-burritt-1856
Price: $200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:12:21
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burritt.txt
Condition: Very Good condition. Minor edge damage near top left margin. Minor overall age toning and some spotting. Blank on verso.
Date: 1856 (dated)
Height: 14.5
References: Rumsey 2853.003. Kanas, N., Star Maps, p. 277-78. Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich. 'Elijah Burritt and the 'Geography of the Heavens.'.' Sky & Telescope 69 (Jan 1985).
Source: Burritt, E., Atlas Designed to Illustrate Burritt's Geography of the Heavens, 1856 edition.
Title: The Constellations: June, May April.
Width: 13.5
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1856 Burritt - Huntington Map of the Constellations or Stars in January, February and March
Code: JanFebMar-burritt-1856
Price: $200.00
AddDate: Tue, 20 Aug 2013 13:48:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burritt.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor age toning. Minor spotting at a couple of places. Blank on verso.
Date: 1856 (dated)
Height: 16
References: Rumsey 2853.003 (1835 edition). Kanas, N., Star Maps, p. 277-78. Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich, Elijah Burritt and the 'Geography of the Heavens.', Sky & Telescope 69 (Jan 1985).
Source: Brothers Mason, Atlas, Designed to Illustrate Burritt's Geography of the Heavens, New York, 1856.
Tags: Stars, Constellations, Burritt, Huntington
Title: March February January.
Width: 13.5
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