Beautiful et decorative celestial planisphere with a pasted volvelle. The chart shows the stars visible from 52 degrees latitude in a polar equidistant projection. The volvelle has been meticously cut..
Rare first issue. This spectacular celestial chart presents the constellations according to Christian symbolism. The view of the constellations is based on the work of the early 17th century astronome..
This spectacular clestial chart presents the constellations according to Christian symbolism. The view of the constellations is based on the work of the early 17th century astronomer, Julius Schiller,..
A celestial chart showing a large globe centered on Australia and the Pacific, with California as an island, South East Asia, encircled by the zopdiacal band according to Ptolemy. In corners decorativ..
Appealing print depicting an armillary sphere. From the French text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled military engineer and ..
A fine celestial map depicting the northern constellations in allegorical form. Fully engraved, it presents 2 sailing ships and a harbour on the background. From the German text edition of Description..
Magnificent celestial chart drawn by the famous scientist Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr.Large circular charts of the southern hemisphere constellation, with decorative vignettes of celestial monsters and ..
A very decorative double hemisphere celestial chart, centered on the North and South Poles, with smaller circular diagrams illustrating the theories of Tycho, Ptolemy, Landsbergen and Copernicus, two ..
Map printed in two colours, black for the stars, red for the constellation figures. Uncommon large-scale celestial chart of the southern hemisphere calculated for the year 1763. A first state publishe..
Uncommon celestial print showing the constellation of Delphinus, engraved by Johann Christoph Berndt and published by Johann Philipp Andreae (1700-1757). Published in the 'Mercurii Philosphici Firmame..