THE MOON: Her Motions, Aspect, Scenery, Physical Condition - 1907, Proctor ILLUS
THE MOON: Her Motions, Aspect, Scenery, Physical Condition — 1898 by Richard A. Proctor, With Numerous Illustrations — Astronomy, Early Lunar Photographs, Illustrated Plates
Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., London (1907)
By Richard Anthony Proctor. Seventh impression from 1907 (first edition was 1873). Hardcover, 8vo., original cloth boards with gilt title on spine. Beautifully illustrated with lunar photographs by Rutherfurd (enlarged by Brothers) and many plates, woodcuts, and charts. An uncommon book, notable for its early photography of the moon. Boards and binding are solid and tight, and pages are crisp and clean save former owner's name in small script on first blank page. Small mark on spine — please see pictures.