Victorian Guide to Astronomy (1862)

Drayson

The Common Sights in the Heavens and How to See and Know Them

Published: 1862

Date: 1862

The Common Sights in the Heavens and How to See and Know Them by Captain Drayson, published by Chapman and Hall, London 1862. A 2nd edition. In stiff blue cloth-covered boards size 18 by 12 cm. 231 pages. Front board and spine have gold-stamped title and decoration. Contains 11 full-page plates in colour and other small black and white engravings. Owner's name in ink dated 1864 to top of title page, some foxing and rubbing to top of spine but otherwise in Good condition.

Illustrated
Colour plates and b&w engravings

Condition
Good

Binding
Stiff cloth covered boards

£75

Offered by Arthur Hook