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Flammarion book of astronomy.

Camille Flammarion

Flammarion book of astronomy.

An entirely new edition of the original work prepared under the direction of Gabrielle Camille Flammarion and of André Danjon in collaboration with a group of astronomers. Translated into English by Annabel and Bernard Pagel.

by Camille Flammarion

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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Astronomie populaire.

    ContributionsFlammarion, Gabrielle (Renaudot), Danjon, André
    The Physical Object
    Pagination670 p. illus., charts, maps. ;
    Number of Pages670
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21465464M

      The Flammarion Book of Astronomy. Prepared under the direction of Gabrielle Camille Flammarion and André Danjon. Translated from the French edition () by Annabel Pagel and Bernard Pagel. Simon and Schuster, New York, pp. Illus. $ until 25 Dec.; thereafter $Author: Harry Woolf. Author Flammarion, Camille, Preferred Title Astronomie populaire. English Title The Flammarion book of astronomy. An entirely new edition of the original work prepared under the direction of Gabrielle Camille Flammarion and of André Danjon in .

    This is the updated list of astronomy books available for free download or online reading. These books and papers cover all the areas of astrophysics, cosmology, galactic and extragalactic astronomy, solar and stellar physics, celestial mechanics, planetary science, astrobiology, as well as some popular works. The text retains the readability of the famous 19th century original and has been completely updated by an international group of experts. pages with nearly photographs explains the price. The book is divided into eight sections covering: The Earth, The Moon, The Sun, The Planets, Comets, Meteors and Meteorites, The Sidereal Universe, The Instruments of .

    Buy Astronomy for Amateurs by Camille Flammarion online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 19 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Camille Flammarion () began his career at 16 as a human computer under the great mathematician U. J. J. Le Verrier at the Paris Observatory. He soon tired of the drudgery; he was drawn to more romantic vistas, and at 19 wrote a book on an idea that he was to make his own―the habitability of other : Camille Flammarion, William Sheehan.


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The Flammarion Book of Astronomy marked the first appearance in the English language of this great, international, modern classic of scientific literature. Infinitely detailed and amazingly complete, it's written for the layman without ever talking down to the reader.

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Translated into English by Annabel and Bernard Pagel. Hardcover – January 1, /5(1). Get this from a library. The Flammarion book of astronomy. [Camille Flammarion; Gabrielle Camille Flammarion; André Danjon] -- Bk. I: The earth. The earth in the heavens -- How the earth rotates round itself and revolves around the sun -- How the earth revolves round the sun -- the fourth motion of the earth -- Perturbations.

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FLAMMARION, Camille. THE FLAMMARION BOOK OF ASTRONOMY. New York: Simon and Schuster, 4to. Cloth spine, boards. pages, (2) fold-out maps. Being the English edition of this Astronomy textbook, translated from the Fre edition of Camille Flammarion was one of the great scientific popularizers of the nineteenth century.

(YA) The 19th century French astronomer wrote Astronomic Popularire to ""popularize without vulgarizing"" his subject. Contrary to the fate of most popularizations (a fast life and a sudden death) the book became a classic in the field.

This handsome, completely revised and updated edition has had the attention of a group of internationally notable astronomers and is planned. Nicolas Camille Flammarion FRAS (French: [nikɔla kamij flamaʁjɔ̃]; 26 February – 3 June ) was a French astronomer and author. He was a prolific author of more than fifty titles, including popular science works about astronomy, several notable early science fiction novels, and works on psychical research and related topics.

He also published the magazine Born: Nicolas Camille Flammarion, 26 February. Camille Flammarion is the author of Astronomy For Amateurs ( avg rating, 88 ratings, 7 reviews, published ), Omega ( avg rating, 62 ratings, /5.

" The Flammarion Book of Astronomy [Hardcover] [ ] Flammarion, Camille (translated From The French by Annabel & Bernard Pagel). Author: Flammarion, Camille (translated From The French by Annabel & Bernard Pagel).

" See all. Astronomy for Amateurs by Camille Flammarion. Author Camille Flammarion. Title Astronomy for Amateurs. In these ethereal regions all is pure, luminous, and splendid.

Dreams of the Ideal, even of the Inaccessible, weave their subtle spells upon Rating: % positive. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Flammarion dedicated the present work to François Arago (–), author of earlier work on popular astronomy.

Since Arago's time, the capabilities of telescopes and other instruments had vastly improved, advancing understanding in areas such as the composition of by: 2.

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Otherwise, the book remains in great shape. Ships, well packaged and very quickly, from MI. A .The Flammarion engraving is a wood engraving by an unknown artist, so named because its first documented appearance is in Camille Flammarion's book L'atmosphère: météorologie populaire ("The Atmosphere: Popular Meteorology").

The wood engraving has often, but erroneously, been referred to as a has been used as a metaphorical illustration of .