Half Hours With The Telescope. 1889.

£70.00

Sir Patrick Moore’s Copy. PROCTOR, R.A. (1837-88). Half Hours With The Telescope. Viii, 109 pp. 7 plates (including folding map). Interior: Spotting throughout, some wear to tissue guards, some trimming affecting headings of plates. Exterior: Publisher’s green pictorial cloth, gilt (wear, staining and fading, corner’s bumped). Small 8vo. London: W.H. Allen & Co., 1889.

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Description

Sir Patrick Moore’s Copy.

PROCTOR, R.A. (1837-88). Half Hours With The Telescope.

Viii, 109 pp. 7 plates (including folding map).

Interior: Spotting throughout, some wear to tissue guards, some trimming affecting headings of plates.
Exterior: Publisher’s green pictorial cloth, gilt (wear, staining and fading, corner’s bumped).

Small 8vo. London: W.H. Allen & Co., 1889.

PROVENANCE: Sir Patrick Moore’s (1923-2012) copy with an early ink stamp to the front pastedown: “Patrick A. Moore East Grinstead Dec 1937”.
Shelf sticker on spine (from Sir Patrick’s library). Book purchased as part of a lot at auction in 2016.

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Additional information

Weight 0.3 kg
Dimensions 18 × 12 × 2.5 cm
Author/s

Publisher

W.H. Allen & Co.

Binding

Cloth

Non-Fiction Subject

Mathematics & Sciences

Special Attributes

Inscribed

Language

English

Region

Europe

Date

1889

Place of Publication

London

Country of Manufacture

United Kingdon