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Astronomy with an opera-glass

Garrett Putman Serviss

Astronomy with an opera-glass

a popular introduction to the study of the starry heavens with the simplest of optical instruments, with maps and directions to facilitate the recognition of the constellations and the principal stars visible to the naked eye

by Garrett Putman Serviss

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Published by D. Appleton... in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Garrett P. Serviss ....
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 158 p. :
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21800212M

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Serviss (Author)/5(5). The original print version of Astronomy With An Opera-Glass is one of my favorite books. Charmingly written in a slower, maybe more gentile time, about a subject I love Amateur stargazing with the naked eye and minimal optical aid/5(2). Astronomy With an Opera-Glass Hardcover – January 1, by Garrett P.

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Astronomy with an Opera-Glass: The Stars of Winter by Garrett P. Serviss. I HAVE never beheld the first indications of the rising of Orion without a peculiar feeling of awakened expectation, like that of one who sees the curtain rise upon a drama of absorbing : Astronomy With an Opera-Glass: a Popular Introduction to the Study of the Starry Heavens With the Simplest of Optical Instrumen Serviss, Garrett P.

Published by Chatham Press. Astronomy with an opera-glass: a popular introduction to the study of the starry heavens with the simplest of optical instruments, with maps and directions to facilitate the recognition of the constellations and the principal stars, visible to Pages:   For astronomy, its a 6x glass that is sharp, but of course, 15mm won't go that deep.

For example, I had it out last night and no moons of Jupiter could be seen and the Milky Way was barely visible. Of course, my back yard is not a dark sky site. - Buy Astronomy with an Opera-glass - A Popular Introduction to the Study of the Starry Heavens with the Simplest of Optical Instruments book online at best prices in india on Read Astronomy with an Opera-glass - A Popular Introduction to the Study of the Starry Heavens with the Simplest of Optical Instruments book reviews & author details and more at Free /5(2).

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Astronomy With an Opera Glass () by Garrett P. Serviss. Brief biographical outline: Garrett Putnam Serviss was born on March 24 in Sharon Springs, New York, and educated at Johnstone Academy, New York.

After finishing high school, Serviss entered the newly established Cornell University ingraduating with a B.S.

degree in Science with honours in Exactly years ago a New York newspaperman named Garrett P. Serviss published Astronomy with an Opera-Glass, a little book celebrating the usefulness of modest, everyday optical aids. It remained in print for more than 75 years—as its message took nearly that long to catch hold.

with this book, not one person in a thousand will know more about the night sky than you do. This book is largely based on the classic work of popular astronomy entitled Astronomy With An Opera Glass by Garrett P. Serviss, who was the preeminent astronomy popularizer of his day.

The book was first published in to wide acclaim. A scarce edition of Astronomy with an Opera-Glass by Garrett P. Serviss. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and pictorial decoration. A Popular Introduction to the Study of the Starry Heavens with the Simplest of Optical Instruments.

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Serviss, 8th Ed, Illustrated, $ Topic: Astronomy. $ shipping. German Astronomy Book - Die. The star marked Pi (π) is an interesting double, which can be separated by a good eye without artificial aid, and which, with an opera-glass, presents a fine appearance.

And now we come to our third little map, representing the constellations Cetus, Pisces, Aries, and the Triangles. The Moon By Garrett Serviss - posted in Astro Art, Books, Websites & Other Media: Before I leap into this, a little background.

Im a fan of Garrett Serviss observing type books. The first one I read was his book Astronomy With the Naked Eye since this is an area Im interested in. I was less than impressed.

Rather dry, and heavily focused on n: