Item #9030939 Publications of the Lick Observatory, Volume VIII; Photographs of Nebulæ and Clusters, Made With the Crossley Reflector, by James Edward Keeler, Director of the Lick Observatory, 1898-1900. James Edward Keeler.

Publications of the Lick Observatory, Volume VIII; Photographs of Nebulæ and Clusters, Made With the Crossley Reflector, by James Edward Keeler, Director of the Lick Observatory, 1898-1900

Sacramento: University of California, 1908. 1st. Hardcover. Bound in publisher's original black pebbled cloth with spine and front cover stamped in gilt, back cover blind-stamped. Introductory essay by Keeler with photographs and diagrams of the observatory and reflector, list of nebulæ and clusters photographed, and catalogue of new nebulæ discovered on the negatives. Features seventy spell-binding photographic prints of deep space; star systems, nebulæ, and clusters in gorgeous black and white. The prints retain their tissue-guards. Two small chips to cloth at heel of spine, otherwise fine. 9 x 11 1/2 inches. 46 pages plus 70 plates. Very good. Item #9030939

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