A Field Guide to the Stars and Planets - MENZEL, DonaldCollins, 1975, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Bruised at tail of spine.
A new kind of star book, this is the clearest, most complete pocket guide to the night sky ever published. As an introduction to astronomy in diagrams, photographs and explanatory text, it is designed for beginners of almost any age. It is also a practical handbook for the keen amateur, and a compact work of reference. Sections of the book cover the solar system, the planets, and other celestial bodies; telescopes and photography; sidereal time and distances. There are 25 tables, a glossary, selective bibliography and index.
Size: 4½" x 4¾"
Number of Pages: 397
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