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An Easy Guide to the Constellations with a Miniature Atlas of the Stars
James Gall, Jr.
No preview available - 2015
Altair Andromeda Aquarius Aquila Argo Aries Auriga best seen Bootes brighter brightest star Bull Cancer Canis Major Canis Minor Capricornus Castor and Pollux Centaurus centre Cepheus Cetus Charles's Wain constella constellation called constellation figures CONSTELLATIONS Name Corona Borealis Corvus Crown Cygnus Draco Dragon Easy Guide Eridanus fainter stars Fish Flying Horse form the constellation found by drawing Gemini Hercules horizon Hydra INDEX TO CONSTELLATIONS Jupiter Leo Minor Lepus Libra line of fainter line of stars Lion Little Bear Meaning Map monster Name and Meaning Ophiuchus opposite diagram Orion Pegasus Perseus Pisces Piscis Australis Pleiades PLOUGH and Cassiopeia Pole Star principal stars Procyon represented right-hand stars Sagittarius Scorpio Sea-Goat Serpent Bearer Sirius small stars Southern star called stars belong stars close stars of Cassiopeia stars which form stellation tail Taurus third star three stars triangle of stars upper Ursa Major Ursa Minor Virgo visible Water-Snake Zodiac
Page 9 - The Ram, the Bull, the heavenly Twins, And next the Crab the Lion shines, The Virgin and the Scales ; The Scorpion, Archer, and He-goat, The Man that holds the watering-pot, And Fish with glittering tails.
Page 16 - Cassiopeia was the wife of Cepheus, king of Ethiopia, and mother of Andromeda.
Page 2 - What tho' no real voice nor sound Amidst their radiant orbs be found? In reason's ear they all rejoice, And utter forth a glorious voice, Forever singing as they shine, , "The hand that made us is divine." As for the personal conclusion of the matter, that surely is evident. In days like these we need the inward reinforcement of spiritual power, and nothing noisy can supply it. There are families here whose anxious thoughts follow their deepest loves to the ends of the earth today. There are homes...
Page 6 - ... the stars appear to move in circles which get larger and larger...
Page 44 - A straight line from the Pole Star passing through the Pointers in the PLOUGH (Map i) will bring us to the constellation of LEO, the Lion.