Maps Introduction a la géographie: carte des diverses positions de la sphere, des systhèmes de l'Univers, des planettes, des eclypses &. /
Delafosse, Jean Baptiste
Active 2nd Century
Early Works to 1800
- Introduction a la géographie: carte des diverses positions de la sphere, des systhèmes de l'Univers, des planettes, des eclypses &. /
- Other Title
- carte des diverses positions de la sphere, des systhèmes de l'univers, des planettes, des eclypses &.
- Contributor Names
- Delafosse, Jean-Baptiste, 1721-1806.
- Subject Headings
- - Ptolemy,--active 2nd century
- - Copernicus, Nicolaus,--1473-1543
- - Brahe, Tycho,--1546-1601
- - Descartes, René,--1596-1650
- - Armillary spheres--Early works to 1800
- - Celestial sphere--Early works to 1800
- - Spherical astronomy
- - Universe
- - Appears in Didier Robert de Vaugondy's Atlas d'étude, pour l'instruction de la jeunesse, composé de trente-cinq cartes. A Paris : Chez C.F. Delamarche, Géographe, rue du Foin S. Jacques, au Collège de Me. Gervais, 1797.
- - Includes "Sphere Armillaire oblique," "Globe celeste", "Globe terrestre", and diagrams of systems by Ptolemy, Copernicus, Tycho Brahe and Descartes; diagrams of solar and lunar eclipses and 12 illustrations of planets, etc., and descriptive texts.
- - Includes text and illustrations.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - LC copy stamped twice in blue ink in lower left margin: 56.
- - LC copy imperfect: Margins trimmed. Missing partial border on left edge, mounted on cloth.
- 1 chart ; 39 x 67 cm
- Call Number
- G3190 1791 .D4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3190 ct003794 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3190.ct003794
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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