Smith's Illustrated Astronomy, Designed for the use of the Public or Common Schools in the United States

Smith's Illustrated Astronomy, Designed for the use of the Public or Common Schools in the United States

SMITH, Asa

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Divided into 54 lessons with questions and answers. Topics include the solar system, signs of the Zodiac, the seasons, meteors, the moon, eclipses, tides, star clusters, etc. Gossary of terms from Abberration to Zone. Last page lists other Nichols & Hall publications, including text books, readers, music books, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Nichols & Hall
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1871
  • Place Published: Boston
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    79, [1] p. 30 cm. 34 mainly b&w illustrations and 15 maps. Revised edition. Black cloth spine and paper-covered illustrated boards. Worn corners and edges. Some tears in spine ends and tiny hole in mid-spine. Some soiling to boards. Signature of Catherine Welch on front pastedown dated 1878. Blink stamp on front free endpaper. Offsetting to most pages. A few spots. Slightly worn spot on list of Zodiac signs p. 5.