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Title
Mappa coelestis sive tabulae quinque inerrantium septimum ordinem non excedentium et usque ad XXX gradum decl. austr. pertinentium / quas pro medio seculo XIX stereographice construxit G. Schwinck ; C.E. Weber, sculp. ; Prêtre imp.
Scale
s not given.
Name/Creator
Schwinck, G., creator
Bessel, F. W. (Friedrich Wilhelm), 1784-1846, dedicatee.
Weber, C. E.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Lipsiae
Publisher
K.F. Köhler
Language
Latin
Description
5 maps : col. ; each 42 x 48 cm. + accompanying sheets (3 leaves ; 61 cm.)
Form/Genre
cartographic

map
Subject
Astronomy -- Charts, diagrams, etc ;  Constellations -- Charts, diagrams, etc

Category
Maps

Constellations

Note
2 accompanying t.p and dedication sheets and 1 intro. text.

Dedication: Auspiciis viri illustrissimi F. W. Bessel opusculum suum commendat auctor.

Includes ill. of signs of the zodiac.

On verso of intro. : "Berolini Formis Deckerianis."