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Burnham's Celestial Handbook (hardcover, set of 3) Sold!

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Posted: 04 Nov 2017

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Three volume set of "Burnham's Celestial Handbook: An Observer's Guide to the Universe Beyond the Solar System" Volumes I, II, and III, in very good condition. Some slight wear on the sleeves, covers and pages are clean.

Robert Burnham, Jr. (June 16, 1931 - March 20, 1993) was an American astronomer. He is best known for writing this classic three-volume set Burnham's Celestial Handbook.
In addition to his regular duties at the Lowell observatory, Burnham spent almost all of his free time working on the Celestial Handbook. Burnham's Celestial Handbook combines a lengthy introduction to astronomy with catalog information for every constellation in the sky. Hundreds of photographic plates, tables, charts, and diagrams are included along with a vast amount of scientific and observing information. Thousands of stars and deep sky objects visible in amateur telescopes are covered in meticulous detail.

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  • Condition very good
  • Location Santa Monica, CA

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