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21Title:  A field guide to the stars and planets: including the moon, satellites, comets, and other features of the universe   
 Creator:  Menzel, Donald H. (Donald Howard), 1901-1976 
 Publication:  Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1964. 
 Extent:  xiv, 397 p. illus., charts. 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Observers' manuals

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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22Title:  Telescopium Uranicum, or, An almanack and prognostication for the year of Christs incarnation MDCLXII being the second after bissextile or leap-year, and from the creation of the world according to the computation of the late excellent mathematician John Kepler 5655, and of the Julian period 6375, but after the most rational calculation of the more later learned physictian and astrologian Johannes Baptista Morinus 5633: wherein is probably conjectured, not positively concluded, the state, condition, temperature and inclination thereof, from the various motions and configurations of the two great lights, sun and moon, together with the other heavenly planets and fixed stars, their effects astrologically handled, and physiologically discussed with many necessary and useful tables, observations & instructins inferred   
 Creator:  Booker, John, 1603-1667 
 Publication:  Printed for the Company of Stationers, London, 1662. 
 Notes:  "Cum priviligio & gratia Regiae Majestatis." Reproduction of original in Bodleian Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([48] p.) 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, English | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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23Title:  A field guide to the stars and planets: including the moon, satellites, comets, and other features of the universe   
 Creator:  Menzel, Donald H. (Donald Howard), 1901-1976 | Yü, Ching-sung, 1898- 
 Publication:  Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1964. 
 Notes:  Star charts on lining papers. 
 Extent:  xiv, 397 p. illus., charts. 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Observers' manuals

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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24Title:  Telescopium uranicum, or, An ephemeris: : or, Celestial diary of the motions of the two great lights, the sun and moon and the other five errants or wandring planets for the year of mans redemption by Jesus Christ, 1660 : wherein their dominions, defects, aspects, and effects are physiologically discussed   
 Creator:  Booker, John, 1603-1667 
 Publication:  Printed for the company of stationers, London, 1660. 
 Notes:  Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([47] p.) 
 Subjects:  Astrology -- Early works to 1800 | Planets -- Ephemerides | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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25Title:  The discovery of a vvorld in the moone. Or, A discourse tending, to prove, that 'tis probable there may be another habitable world in that planet   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 
 Publication:  Printed by E[dward] G[riffin] for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By John Wilkins Double-page title Printer's name from STC Running title reads: The discovery of a new world The page before second p. 208 misnumbered 107 In this edition B1r line 3 up ends: at 
 Extent:  [8], 179, 178-190, 193-208, [1], 208-209, [5] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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26Title:  The discovery of a vvorld in the moone. Or, A discourse tending, to prove, that 'tis probable there may be another habitable world in that planet   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 
 Publication:  printed by E[dward]. G[riffin]. for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638. 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By John Wilkins. Double-page title. Printer's name from STC. Running title reads: The discovery of a new world. The page before second p. 208 misnumbered 107. In this edition B1r line 3 up ends: at. Stationer's Register: Entered 30 March [1638] 
 Extent:  [8], 179, 178-190, 193-208, [1], 208-209, [5] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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27Title:  The discovery of a vvorld in the moone. Or, A discourse tending to prove, that 'tis probable there may be another habitable world in that planet   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 
 Publication:  Printed by E[dward] G[riffin] for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638. 
 Notes:  By John Wilkins. Double-page title. Printer's name from STC. Running title reads: The discovery of a new world. The page before second p. 208 is misnumbered 107. In this edition B1r line 3 up ends "first". Quires K-M and part of A and P are reimposed from STC 25640. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([8], 208, [1], 208-209, [5] p. ) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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28Title:  The New-England almanack for the year of our Lord, 1686, and of the world, 5635, since the planting of Massachusets Colony in New-England, 58, since the found of Harv. Coll., 44: whereof the golden number, epact and cycle of the sun are 13 and the dominicall letters C B being in our account the third from leap year. Kindly offering unto its country a particular prospect of the places of the planets, with the new-moons and other caelestial configurations and principall aspects, as also the moons, latitude, apogee and perigee, with the time of the rising and setting of both the luminarves and the hours and minutes of twilight ... with a brief register of severall memorable events of Providence in New-England   
 Creator:  Danforth, Samuel, 1626-1674 
 Publication:  Printed by Samuel Green, Cambridge, 1686. 
 Notes:  Reproduction of original in: Massachusetts Historical Society Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([16] p.) 
 Subjects:  Almanacs -- Massachusetts -- Early works to 1800 | Ephemerides -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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29Title:  The New-England almanack for the year of our Lord, 1686, and of the world, 5635, since the planting of Massachusets Colony in New-England, 58, since the found of Harv. Coll., 44: whereof the golden number, epact and cycle of the sun are 15 and the dominicall letters Cb being an account the third from leap year. Kindly offering unto its country a partcular prospect of the places of the planets, with the new-moons and other caelestial configurations and principall aspects, as also to the moons latitude ... with a brief register of severall memorable events of providence in New-England. / by S.D. Philomath   
 Creator:  Danforth, Samuel, 1626-1674 
 Publication:  Printed by Samuel Green, Cambridge, A. D. 1686. 
 Notes:  Reproduction of original in: Massachusetts Historical Society Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([16] p.) 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, American -- Massachusetts -- Early works to 1800 | Ephemerides -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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30Title:  A discourse concerning a new world & another planet in 2 bookes   
 Alt. Title:  Discovery of a world in the moone   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 | Marshall, William, active 1617-1650 
 Publication:  Printed [by John Norton and R. Hearne] for Iohn Maynard, & are to be sold at the George, in Fleetstreet neare St. Dunstans Church, London], 1640. 
 Notes:  Attributed to John Wilkins. Cf. STC (2nd ed.). Printer's names suggested by STC (2nd ed.). The general title page is engraved and signed: W. Marshall, sculpsit. Fragment; consists of t.p. only. Engraved t.p. Reproduction of original in: British Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([1]+ p. ) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Earth (Planet) -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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31Title:  Måenologion; or, An ephemeris of the coelestial motions: wherein all the sun and moon are most exactly calculated from Astronomia Carolina, with the places of the other planets, for the year of our Lord MDCC. Being bissextile or leap-year. Reduced to the meridian of the famous city of London, whose latitude is 51 deg. 32 min. but generally useful for England, Scotland and Ireland. With general predictions on the year, and several other things necessary for such a work. The like not extant. By William Cookson, student in astrology and physick   
 Creator:  Cookson, William(Student in astrology) | White, Robert, 1645-1703 | Bridgewater House Library 
 Publication:  printed by T. Ilive for the Company of Stationers, London, 1700 
 Notes:  Previous editions by William Lilly First word of title in Greek characters Quires [A]-B in red and black Frontis. portrait (plate) of the author signed: R. White del et sculp 
 Extent:  [48] p., [1] leaf of plates : port., tables ; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, English -- Early works to 1800 | Ephemerides -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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32Title:  Måenologion; or, An ephemeris of the coelestial motions: wherein all the sun and moon are most exactly calculated from Astronomia Carolina, with the places of the other planets, for the year of our Lord MDCC. Being bissextile or leap-year. Reduced to the meridian of the famous city of London, whose latitude is 51 deg. 32 min. but generally useful for England, Scotland and Ireland. With general predictions on the year, and several other things necessary for such a work. The like not extant. By William Cookson, student in astrology and physick   
 Creator:  Cookson, William(Student in astrology) | White, Robert, 1645-1703 
 Publication:  printed by T. Ilive for the Company of Stationers, London, 1700 
 Notes:  Previous editions by William Lilly First word of title in Greek characters Quires [A]-B in red and black Frontis. portrait (plate) of the author signed: R. White del et sculp 
 Extent:  [48] p., [1] leaf of plates : port., tables ; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, English -- Early works to 1800 | Ephemerides -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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33Title:  The discovery of a world in the moone., or, A discourse tending to prove, that 'tis probable there may be another habitable world in that planet   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 | Griffin, Edward, -1652 | Sparke, Michael, -1645 | Sparke, Michael, -1653 | Forrest, Edward, active 17th century | Francis Bacon Library 
 Publication:  Printed by E.G. for Michael Sparke and Edward Forrest, London, 1638 
 Notes:  P. 209-211 misnumbered 107, 208-209 Signatures: Ap4s B-Op8s Pp4s Title on two leaves, with a title vignette on the first Anonymous. --By John Wilkins. --ESTC E. G. = Edward Griffin. --STC Two editions were issued in the same year with the same collation and imprint. In this edition, B1 recto line 3 up ends: "first"; in the variant, STC 25640, B1 recto line 3 up ends: "at" "Quires K-M and part of A and P are reimposed from STC 25640." --ESTC "Michael Sparkes" may be the younger, d. 1645, or Michael Sparkes, sen., d. 1653 as both men were in business at the same address until the son's death Running title: The discovery of a new world 
 Extent:  [8], 208 [i.e. 211], [5] p. : ill. (woodcut) ; 14 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Francis Bacon Collection | Printed waste (Binding) Great Britain

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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34Title:  A plurality of worlds   
 Alt. Title:  Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes. English   
 Creator:  Fontenelle, (Bernard Le Bovier)M. de, 1657-1757 | Glanvill, John, 1664?-1735 | Osborne, Thomas, d. 1743 | Wellington, Richard, d. 1715 | Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania) | French Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Printed for R.W. and sold by Tho. Osbourne, London, 1702. 
 Notes:  Errors in pagination: ESTC reports three errors: p. 121, 135, and 141 misnumbered 101, 115, and 121, respectively; other libraries report only one error: p. 121 misnumbered 101. Title within ruled border. Signatures: A-L⁸. Advertisements for "books printed, and sold by Tho. Osborne ... and Rich. Wellington" on p. [157]-[160]. 
 Extent:  [16], 156, [4] p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 16 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | CHR 1702 | PRO Whittelsey, Elisha, 1815-1873 (autograph) (Culture Class Collection copy) | Booksellers' advertisements England London 18th century

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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35Title:  A discourse concerning a new world & another planet: in 2 bookes   
 Alt. Title:  Discovery of a world in the moone   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 | Marshall, William, active 1617-1650 
 Publication:  Printed [by John Norton and R. Hearne] for Iohn Maynard, & are to be sold at the George, in Fleetstreet neare St. Dunstans Church, London], 1640. 
 Notes:  By John Wilkins. An expanded edition of: The discovery of a world in the moone. The general title page is engraved and signed: W. Marshall, sculpsit. "The first book· The discovery of a new world .. The third impression. Corrected and enlarged .. Printed by Iohn Norton" and "A discourse concerning a nevv planet .. Printed by R[ichard]. H[earne]." each have separate dated letterpress title page, pagination, and register. Richard Hearne's name from STC. ² P7 is a cancel (printed as 2a8). The cancellandum lacks the engraving on the verso. The final leaves to part 1 are [1] errata and [2-3] "The propositions that are proved in this discourse", signed "R2" (some copies signed "aa") and "aa2" respectively. With a final errata leaf. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([10], 242, [6]; [14], 246, [2] p. ) 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Earth (Planet) -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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36Title:  Astral sciences in Mesopotamia   
 Creator:  Hunger, Hermann, 1942- | Pingree, David, 1933-2005 
 Publication:  Brill, Leiden, Boston, 1999. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-292) and index. Astronomy and astrology, or the astral sciences, played an enormous, if not key role in the political and religious life of the Ancient Near East, and, later, of the Greek and Roman world. This is the first comprehensive and up-to-date account of the origins of the astral sciences in the Ancient Near East." "Every type of Sumerian or Akkadian text dealing with descriptive or mathematical astronomy, including many individual tablets are thoroughly dealt with. All aspects, such as the history of discovery, reconstruction, and interpretation come to the fore, accompanied by a full bibliography. 
 Extent:  xviii, 303 p. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy, Assyro-Babylonian

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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37Title:  A discourse concerning a new world & another planet: in 2 bookes   
 Creator:  Wilkins, John, 1614-1672 | Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650 
 Publication:  Printed [by John Norton and R. Hearne] for Iohn Maynard, & are to be sold at the George, in Fleetstreet neare St. Dunstans Church, London], 1640. 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By John Wilkins. An expanded edition of: The discovery of a world in the moone. The general title page is engraved and signed: W. Marshall, sculpsit. "The first book· The discovery of a new world .. The third impression. Corrected and enlarged .. Printed by Iohn Norton" and "A discourse concerning a nevv planet .. Printed by R[ichard]. H[earne]." each have separate dated letterpress title page, pagination, and register. Richard Hearne's name from STC. ²P7 is a cancel (printed as 2a8). The cancellandum lacks the engraving on the verso. The final leaves to part 1 are [1] errata and [2-3] "The propositions that are proved in this discourse", signed "R2" (some copies signed "aa") and "aa2" respectively. With a final errata leaf. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. Collation of the original: 2 v. illus., diagrs. Engraved title page; each volume has also special title page. 
 Extent:  [10], 242, [6]; [14], 246, [2] p. : ill. (woodcuts, metal cut) cm. 
 Subjects:  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Life on other planets -- Early works to 1800 | Moon -- Early works to 1800 | Plurality of worlds -- Early works to 1800 | Earth -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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38Title:  Speculum perspicuum uranicum, or, A glass wherein you may behold the revolution of the year 1651: shewing all the notable aspects of the planets with the moon ... with the true place of both sun and moon for every day in the yeare and the places of the other five planets every fifth day ... rectified to the meridian and latitude of Luton in Bedford-shire ... yet may indifferently serve throughout England   
 Creator:  Rowley, John. 
 Publication:  Printed by S.I. for the Company of Stationers, London, 1651. 
 Notes:  "Astrological calculations" has special t.p. with imprint: London, Printed by G. Dawson. Imperfect: pages stained, with print showthrough and loss of print. Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([42] p. ) 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, English | Ephemerides | Astrology -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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39Title:  Syderum secreta, or An astronomical, astrological, meteorological diary, for the year of our Lord, 1689: Being the first after bissextile or leap-year; ... Containing an ephemeris of the planets daily motion, their mutual and lunar aspects, the state of the year deduced from the solar ingresses, eclipses and other configurations of the planets; the rising and setting of the sun and moon, with the time of high water at many principal havens; together with an elected table of days, fit for the beginning any enterprise: with divers other rules and tables, suitable to such a work, very necessary and useful for all sorts of people. By John Harrisson studio philo. astera med. Licensed, July 28th. 1688. Rob. Midgley   
 Creator:  Harrisson, John, active 1689 
 Publication:  printed for John Richardson for the Company of Stationers, London, 1689 
 Notes:  Title page and calendar in red and black The words "astronomical, .. meteorological" are enclosed in brackets on title page Signatures: A-Cp8s 
 Extent:  [48] p. ; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, English -- Early works to 1800 | Ephemerides -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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40Title:  The celestial diary: or, An ephemeris for the year of Our blessed Saviour's incarnation, 1730: It being the first after the bissextile, or leap year and from the creation of the world, according to the best of history, 5679 years. Wherein is contain'd the motion, aspect, and operation of the planets, with observations on the eclipses and solar ingresses with other remarkable passages, as the moon's southing, sun and moon's rising and setting, and monthly observations in a poerical manner, the like not extant, &c. Calculated according to art, and referr'd to the meridian of the midst of Great-Britain, sitting the whole monarchy without sensible error   
 Creator:  Pearse, Salem, active 1719 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Printed by J. Dawks, for the Company of Stationers, London, 1730 
 Notes:  Imprimatur G.C. July, 1729. Title page and main text printed in black and red. With a separate titlepage, bearing the imprint of Jane Ilive, to the second part. 
 Extent:  [48] pages; 16 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Almanacs, English -- Early works to 1800 | Ephemerides -- Early works to 1800 | Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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