Maps The solar system displayed.
Early Works to 1800
- The solar system displayed.
- Contributor Names
- Burges, Bartholomew.
- Subject Headings
- - Solar system--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Astrology--Maps
- - Solar system
- - "To the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in the State of Massachusetts & to the Philosophical Society of Pennsylvania this plate is most humbly dedicated by their most obedient humble servant Bartholomew Burges."
- - Appears in: A Short Account of the Solar System and of Comets in General (Boston: B. Edes, 1789).
- - Includes illustrations of terrestrial and celestial globes and "A Table of the Diameters, Periods & c of the several Planets in the Solar System."
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - LC copy stamped in blue ink on verso: 5986. Minor discolorations throughout. Mounted on cloth.
- 1 chart ; 51 x 42 cm
- Call Number
- G3180 1789 .B9
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3180 ct003817 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3180.ct003817
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: from Galileo to Sagan and Beyond
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