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

By Edward Emerson Barnard,Gerald Orin Dobek

Edward Emerson Barnard's Photographic Atlas of chosen areas of the Milky approach was once initially released in volumes in 1927. jointly, those volumes contained a wealth of data, together with photographic plates of the main attention-grabbing parts of the Milky approach, descriptive textual content, charts and information. in simple terms seven hundred copies have been published, making the unique variation 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 includes high-resolution photos of the unique photographic plates and charts, reordered with a view to be obvious jointly. it is usually 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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