Atlas, Geography of the Heavens

Image

Atlas_of_Heavens.pdf

Title

Atlas, Geography of the Heavens

Subject

Astronomy

Description

This atlas includes diagrams of the planets and constellations of both hemispheres. It accompanies a textbook of the same name and was studied by Emily Dickinson while at Amherst Academy. It has hand painted color and is bound in brown cardboard covers.

Creator

Burritt, Elijah H.

Source

Huntington and Savage, New York

Publisher

Date

1835

Rights

This digital file is released by the David Rumsey Collection and Cartography Associates under a Creative Commons License.

Relation

Is part of the Clifton Johnson Schoolbook Collection, Jones Library Special Collections

Format

application/pdf

Language

English

Type

Books

Original Format

Map

Physical Dimensions

15 x 17 in.

Citation

Burritt, Elijah H., “Atlas, Geography of the Heavens,” Digital Amherst, accessed December 12, 2017, http://www.digitalamherst.org/items/show/748.