A Celestial Planisphere, or Map of the Heavens. E. H. BURRITT.

A Celestial Planisphere, or Map of the Heavens

Hartford: F. J. Huntington, 1835.

Map. Framed hand-colored engraving. Image measures 15" x 20". Frame measures 26" x 31.5" x 1". Shows some light foxing. In very good condition. Archival frame with conservation glass.

Includes a scale exhibiting the sun's place in the ecliptic every day of the year. Published in Burritt's 'Atlas, Designed To Illustrate The Geography Of The Heavens'. Elijah Hinsdale Burritt (1794 - 1838) was an American astronomer and mathematician based in Connecticut.

Binding: Unbound
Condition: Very Good(+)
Language: English

Price: $850.00

Item #287890

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