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Topic: celestial bodies

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[Earth-centered universe, with orbits of moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, and the firmament in concentric circles]

[Earth-centered universe, with orbits of moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, J...

Illus. and text in: De caelo / Aristoteles. Venice : B. Locatellus for O. Scotus, 1495. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 255.

[Illustration showing Descartes' mechanical view of a universe filled with plenum and a system of vortexes that carries planets around the sun]

[Illustration showing Descartes' mechanical view of a universe filled ...

Illus. in: Principia philosophiae / Rene Descartes. Amstelodami : Apud L. Elzevirium, 1644, p. 114. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 265.

[Allegorical scene of three people with astronomy equipment]

[Allegorical scene of three people with astronomy equipment]

Illus. in: Almagestvm novvm astronomiam veterem ... / Giovanni Battista Riccioli, 1651.

Astronomical maps, no. 14, the philosophy of tides

Astronomical maps, no. 14, the philosophy of tides

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Mattison, H., copyright... more

Group of sun spots and veiled spots, observed on June 17th, 1875, at 7h. 30m. A.M

Group of sun spots and veiled spots, observed on June 17th, 1875, at 7...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Charles Scribner's Sons... more

The planet Mars, observed September 3, 1877, at 11h. 55m. P.M

The planet Mars, observed September 3, 1877, at 11h. 55m. P.M

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Charles Scribner's Sons... more

Partial eclipse of the Moon, observed October 24, 1874

Partial eclipse of the Moon, observed October 24, 1874

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Charles Scribner's Sons... more

Mare humorum, from a study made in 1875

Mare humorum, from a study made in 1875

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Charles Scribner's Sons... more

The Perrine comet of politics ..

The Perrine comet of politics ..

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

New York's new solar system / Keppler.

New York's new solar system / Keppler.

Print shows Richard Croker as a radiant sun at the center of New York's "Solar System" with such figures labeled "Pawnbroker, Brewer, Laborer, Hayseed, Fireman, Gambler, Liquor Dealer, Contractor, Soubrette, [a... more

Speaking of to-day's eclipse / Keppler.

Speaking of to-day's eclipse / Keppler.

Illustration shows the sun with Theodore Roosevelt's beaming face and smaller planets having the faces of Elihu Root, William Howard Taft, Charles W. Fairbanks, Leslie M. Shaw, possibly George B. Cortelyou, and... more

The college world / Frank A. Nankivell.

The college world / Frank A. Nankivell.

Illustration shows the sun wearing a football helmet, beaming rays onto a football shaped planet that shows a stadium with fans in the grandstands and a football game in progress; also shows, in the background,... more

A summer conference at Oyster Bay / Keppler.

A summer conference at Oyster Bay / Keppler.

Illustration shows Theodore Roosevelt speaking at a meeting of the "Inter-State Weather Commission" and the "North, East, West, [and] South" winds, "Rain", two ghouls labeled "Low Pressure" and "High Pressure",... more

Image showing a quarter of a celestial body, showing craters

Image showing a quarter of a celestial body, showing craters

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Photogravure & Colo... more

Surface of a celestial body, showing craters

Surface of a celestial body, showing craters

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Photogravure & Colo... more

Where will it strike next? / K.

Where will it strike next? / K.

Illustration shows a comet labeled "Allds Investigation" striking a planet labeled "Albany Legislature" causing it to explode among planets labeled "Aldrich, Penrose, Payne, Vreeland, Dalzell, Cannon, Hitchcock... more

The drama of the heavens--Adler Planetarium, operated by Chicago Park District / Beard.

The drama of the heavens--Adler Planetarium, operated by Chicago Park ...

Poster shows stars, planets, and constellations over a planetarium building. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Posters of the WPA / Christopher DeNoon. Los Angeles: Wheatly P... more