An easy guide to the constellations with a miniature atlas of the stars

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1907 - Nature - 73 pages
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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 8 - Stgns. 1 Aries 2 Taurus 3 Gemini 4 Cancer 5 Leo 6 Virgo 7 Libra 8 Scorpio 9.
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.
Page 36 - Pleiades were seven daughters of Atlas, whom the gods placed among the stars near their sisters, the Hyades.

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