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The Resource Selenographia : sive, lunae descriptio, atque accurata, tam macularum ejus, quam motuum diversorum, aliarumque omnium vicissitudinum, phasiumque, telescopii ope deprehensarum, delineatio. In quâ simul caeterorum omnium planetarum nativa facies, variaeq́ue observationes, praesertim autem macularum solarium, atq́ue jovialum, tubospicillo acquisitae, figuris accuratissimè aeri incisis, sub aspectum ponuntur : nec non quamplurimae astronomicae, opticae, physicaeq́ue quaestiones proponuntur atq́ue resolvuntur. Addita est, lentes expoliendi nova ratio; ut et telescopia diversa construendi, et experiendi, horumq[ue] adminiculo, varias observationes coelestes, imprimis quidem eclipsium, cùm solarium, tum lunarium, exquisitè instituendi, itemq[ue] diametros stellarum veras, viâ infallibili, determinandi methodus; eoq[ue], quicquid praetera circa ejusmodi observationes animadverti debet, perspicuè explicatur, Johannis Hevelii

Selenographia : sive, lunae descriptio, atque accurata, tam macularum ejus, quam motuum diversorum, aliarumque omnium vicissitudinum, phasiumque, telescopii ope deprehensarum, delineatio. In quâ simul caeterorum omnium planetarum nativa facies, variaeq́ue observationes, praesertim autem macularum solarium, atq́ue jovialum, tubospicillo acquisitae, figuris accuratissimè aeri incisis, sub aspectum ponuntur : nec non quamplurimae astronomicae, opticae, physicaeq́ue quaestiones proponuntur atq́ue resolvuntur. Addita est, lentes expoliendi nova ratio; ut et telescopia diversa construendi, et experiendi, horumq[ue] adminiculo, varias observationes coelestes, imprimis quidem eclipsium, cùm solarium, tum lunarium, exquisitè instituendi, itemq[ue] diametros stellarum veras, viâ infallibili, determinandi methodus; eoq[ue], quicquid praetera circa ejusmodi observationes animadverti debet, perspicuè explicatur, Johannis Hevelii

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Selenographia : sive, lunae descriptio, atque accurata, tam macularum ejus, quam motuum diversorum, aliarumque omnium vicissitudinum, phasiumque, telescopii ope deprehensarum, delineatio. In quâ simul caeterorum omnium planetarum nativa facies, variaeq́ue observationes, praesertim autem macularum solarium, atq́ue jovialum, tubospicillo acquisitae, figuris accuratissimè aeri incisis, sub aspectum ponuntur : nec non quamplurimae astronomicae, opticae, physicaeq́ue quaestiones proponuntur atq́ue resolvuntur. Addita est, lentes expoliendi nova ratio; ut et telescopia diversa construendi, et experiendi, horumq[ue] adminiculo, varias observationes coelestes, imprimis quidem eclipsium, cùm solarium, tum lunarium, exquisitè instituendi, itemq[ue] diametros stellarum veras, viâ infallibili, determinandi methodus; eoq[ue], quicquid praetera circa ejusmodi observationes animadverti debet, perspicuè explicatur
Title
Selenographia
Title remainder
sive, lunae descriptio, atque accurata, tam macularum ejus, quam motuum diversorum, aliarumque omnium vicissitudinum, phasiumque, telescopii ope deprehensarum, delineatio. In quâ simul caeterorum omnium planetarum nativa facies, variaeq́ue observationes, praesertim autem macularum solarium, atq́ue jovialum, tubospicillo acquisitae, figuris accuratissimè aeri incisis, sub aspectum ponuntur : nec non quamplurimae astronomicae, opticae, physicaeq́ue quaestiones proponuntur atq́ue resolvuntur. Addita est, lentes expoliendi nova ratio; ut et telescopia diversa construendi, et experiendi, horumq[ue] adminiculo, varias observationes coelestes, imprimis quidem eclipsium, cùm solarium, tum lunarium, exquisitè instituendi, itemq[ue] diametros stellarum veras, viâ infallibili, determinandi methodus; eoq[ue], quicquid praetera circa ejusmodi observationes animadverti debet, perspicuè explicatur
Statement of responsibility
Johannis Hevelii
Title variation
  • Selenographia
  • Lunae descriptio
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • 244:266
  • 103:256
  • 1913
  • II, 562
  • III, 267
  • p. 223
Citation source
  • NUC pre-1956
  • BM
  • Sotheran, Bibl. chem-math.
  • Brunet
  • Grässe
  • Lalande, J. J. Le F. de. Bib. astronomique
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1611-1687
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hevelius, Johannes
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
In Latin
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • fl. 1609-1652
  • ca. 1610-1677
  • 1612-ca. 1680
  • ca. 1590-1660
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hünefeld, Andreas
  • Falck, Jeremiasz
  • Boy, Adolf
  • Twenhusen, Helmick à
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moon
  • Moon
  • Sunspots
Label
Selenographia : sive, lunae descriptio, atque accurata, tam macularum ejus, quam motuum diversorum, aliarumque omnium vicissitudinum, phasiumque, telescopii ope deprehensarum, delineatio. In quâ simul caeterorum omnium planetarum nativa facies, variaeq́ue observationes, praesertim autem macularum solarium, atq́ue jovialum, tubospicillo acquisitae, figuris accuratissimè aeri incisis, sub aspectum ponuntur : nec non quamplurimae astronomicae, opticae, physicaeq́ue quaestiones proponuntur atq́ue resolvuntur. Addita est, lentes expoliendi nova ratio; ut et telescopia diversa construendi, et experiendi, horumq[ue] adminiculo, varias observationes coelestes, imprimis quidem eclipsium, cùm solarium, tum lunarium, exquisitè instituendi, itemq[ue] diametros stellarum veras, viâ infallibili, determinandi methodus; eoq[ue], quicquid praetera circa ejusmodi observationes animadverti debet, perspicuè explicatur, Johannis Hevelii
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The first detailed lunar atlas, depicting more than 200 lunar formations
  • Half title page and added engraved t.p. and port. engraved by J. Falck after A. Boy and H. Twenhusen and containing vignette of Gdansk; other ill. engraved by the author from his drawings
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • Initials; tail pieces; printed marginalia
  • Plate "21" (facing p. 364) is a volvelle; plates "P", "Q" and "R" guarded and bound as double maps; 20 plates printed on both sides; plate RRR not included in list of plates
  • "Selenographiae appendix, et heliographicas aliquot annorum observationes et orbis Jovialis positum, motumque exhibens" (p. [497]-548) has divisional t.p
  • Signature Z2.3, containing p. 179-182, is found in two settings: A) using the s͡si ligature, as elsewhere in the text; or B) using s in the s͡i ligature, possibly by a different printer
  • Includes index
  • Errata: p. 563
Control code
ocn612423937
Dimensions
36 cm. (fol.)
Extent
[28], 563, [1] p. (p. [564] blank), [91] leaves of plates (some folded)
Lccn
49032087
Note
Accession number 19056.
Other physical details
ill., maps, port., plates
System control number
(OCoLC)612423937
Label
Selenographia : sive, lunae descriptio, atque accurata, tam macularum ejus, quam motuum diversorum, aliarumque omnium vicissitudinum, phasiumque, telescopii ope deprehensarum, delineatio. In quâ simul caeterorum omnium planetarum nativa facies, variaeq́ue observationes, praesertim autem macularum solarium, atq́ue jovialum, tubospicillo acquisitae, figuris accuratissimè aeri incisis, sub aspectum ponuntur : nec non quamplurimae astronomicae, opticae, physicaeq́ue quaestiones proponuntur atq́ue resolvuntur. Addita est, lentes expoliendi nova ratio; ut et telescopia diversa construendi, et experiendi, horumq[ue] adminiculo, varias observationes coelestes, imprimis quidem eclipsium, cùm solarium, tum lunarium, exquisitè instituendi, itemq[ue] diametros stellarum veras, viâ infallibili, determinandi methodus; eoq[ue], quicquid praetera circa ejusmodi observationes animadverti debet, perspicuè explicatur, Johannis Hevelii
Publication
Note
  • The first detailed lunar atlas, depicting more than 200 lunar formations
  • Half title page and added engraved t.p. and port. engraved by J. Falck after A. Boy and H. Twenhusen and containing vignette of Gdansk; other ill. engraved by the author from his drawings
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • Initials; tail pieces; printed marginalia
  • Plate "21" (facing p. 364) is a volvelle; plates "P", "Q" and "R" guarded and bound as double maps; 20 plates printed on both sides; plate RRR not included in list of plates
  • "Selenographiae appendix, et heliographicas aliquot annorum observationes et orbis Jovialis positum, motumque exhibens" (p. [497]-548) has divisional t.p
  • Signature Z2.3, containing p. 179-182, is found in two settings: A) using the s͡si ligature, as elsewhere in the text; or B) using s in the s͡i ligature, possibly by a different printer
  • Includes index
  • Errata: p. 563
Control code
ocn612423937
Dimensions
36 cm. (fol.)
Extent
[28], 563, [1] p. (p. [564] blank), [91] leaves of plates (some folded)
Lccn
49032087
Note
Accession number 19056.
Other physical details
ill., maps, port., plates
System control number
(OCoLC)612423937

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