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New PDF release: A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way

By Edward Emerson Barnard,Gerald Orin Dobek

ISBN-10: 0521191432

ISBN-13: 9780521191432

ISBN-10: 1107442877

ISBN-13: 9781107442870

Edward Emerson Barnard's Photographic Atlas of chosen areas of the Milky approach used to be initially released in volumes in 1927. jointly, those volumes contained a wealth of knowledge, together with photographic plates of the main attention-grabbing parts of the Milky means, descriptive textual content, charts and knowledge. simply seven-hundred copies have been published, making the unique version a collector's merchandise. Reproduced in print for the 1st time, this variation combines either volumes of Barnard's Atlas. It without delay replicates Barnard's textual content, and comprises high-resolution pictures of the unique photographic plates and charts, reordered so one can be visible jointly. it's also a biography of Barnard and his paintings, a Foreword and Addendum by way of Gerald Orin Dobek describing the significance of the Atlas and additions to this quantity, and a pull-out part with a mosaic of all 50 plates mixed in one panorama.

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