1752 Astronomy Jennings Introduction to Use of Globes Solar System Planets Stars

JENNINGS, David

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David Jennings’s “Introduction to the Use of the Globes” is a rare 18th-century instructional manual on how to use globes and the orrery. Jennings produced one of the leading works on astronomical and geographical instruction – a work which gives special attention to the solar system, stars and constellations, the moon, planetary motion, comets, solar parallaxes, and much more!

 

This 1752 edition includes impressive, folding engravings – a highly desirable 18th-century astronomy treatise!

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1752 Astronomy Jennings Introduction to Use of Globes Solar System Planets Stars

 

David Jennings’s “Introduction to the Use of the Globes” is a rare 18th-century instructional manual on how to use globes and the orrery. Jennings produced one of the leading works on astronomical and geographical instruction – a work which gives special attention to the solar system, stars and constellations, the moon, planetary motion, comets, solar parallaxes, and much more!

 

This 1752 edition includes impressive, folding engravings – a highly desirable 18th-century astronomy treatise!

 

Item number: #15021

Price: $599

 

JENNINGS, David

 

An introduction to the use of the globes : and the orrery: as also the application of astronomy to chronology

 

London : Printed for J. Nourse ; J. Oswald ; and J. Buckland, 1752.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages
    • viii, (i.e. xi), [1], 168 (i.e.172), [10]
    • 5 engraved plates
  • Provenance: Handwritten – John Wilson
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure
  • Size: ~8in X 5in (20cm x 13cm)

 

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15021

Category

Medicine & Science

Authors

JENNINGS, David

Printing Date

18th Century

Language

English

Binding

Hardcover

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete