GALAXIES

Timothy Ferris

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Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1980 first edition 2nd printing hard- cover. Book Condition: Fine / as new; Dark green cloth white lettering on the spine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine / as new; unclipped with minor rubbing to the very heel of the spine, also includes cardboard slipcase, printed with the title of the book. Sarah Landry (illustrator). Text: 182 pages; approx. 14"x12" A celebration of the world's galaxies with photos from observatories from around the world: Hale, Kitt Peak National, Lick, the Royal in Edinburgh, and Mt. Stromlo. in Australia. Front cover photo is of the Spiral Galaxy M83=NGC5236; rear cover photo is of the bright Eta Carina Nebula=NGC3372. There is a LARGE 4-PAGE FOLD-OUT MOSAIC OF THE MILKY WAY, created by piecing together 77 wide-field photographs. This book and its impressive array of photographs was a massive undertaking by the renowned science writer, whose other works cover space, aviation, human evolution and the philosophy of science, as well as (of course) astronomy. This copy is close to being in GIFT condition. Its 182pp include Sources of Photographs, Selected Bibliography, Glossary and Index. Additional shipping may be required on this item. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Explores the great wonder and beauty of the universe in text and photographs, speculating upon its origin and providing informative accounts of the nature of stars, the history of astronomy, and the form of galaxies

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Title: GALAXIES
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