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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1965 USGS Geologic Map of the Moon: Aristarchus Region
Code: MoonAristarchus-usgs-1965
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:41:39
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Very Good.
Date: 1965 (dated)
Height: 32.5
Note: Details Aristarchus Crater, the brightest large formation on the moon.
Source: Geologic Atlas of the Moon. Department of Interior. US Geological Survey
Title: Geologic Map of the Aritarchus Region of the Moon by H. J. Moore.
Width: 48.5
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