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Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations. Each plate has a carefully engraved grid, so that star positions can be read off to fractions of a degree. These positions were taken,from the catalog of Tycho Brahe. Brahe's catalogue had circulated in manuscript form in the 1590s, but was not published until 1602. (via Stephen…

Virgo from Rare Book: Johann Bayer's Celestial Atlas, Augsburg / 1603

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations.  https://www.facebook.com/stephen.ellcock/media_set?set=a.10152373815210337.1073741983.674815336&type=3

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations. https://www.facebook.com/stephen.ellcock/media_set?set=a.10152373815210337.1073741983.674815336&type=3

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations.  https://www.facebook.com/stephen.ellcock/media_set?set=a.10152373815210337.1073741983.674815336&type=3

Johann Bayer's Uranometria Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations.

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations.  https://www.facebook.com/stephen.ellcock/media_set?set=a.10152373815210337.1073741983.674815336&type=3

Uraniometria [ Aries ] (Stars Heightened in Gold) - Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc.

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations

In Greek mythology, Lyra was associated with the myth of Orpheus, the musician killed by the Bacchantes. After his death, his lyre was thrown into the river; Zeus sent an eagle to retrieve the lyre, and ordered both of them to be placed in the sky. It is also represented as a vulture or eagle carrying a lyre. 1603. Johann Bayer.

Bayer's Uranometria, is one of the most important celestial atlases of the Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star.

Illustration of the constellation Bootes from Johann Bayer's Celestial Atlas, Augsburg, 1603

Illustration of the constellation Bootes from Johann Bayer's Celestial Atlas, Augsburg, 1603

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Philosophical Mercury (Mercurius) (c. 1400).

Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department, Lewis E M ‘Philosophical Mercury’.

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the 17th Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations

Johann Bayer's 'Uranometria' is one of the most important celestial atlases of the Century and the forerunner of all star atlases which contained 51 star charts, of which 48 were Ptolomeic constellations

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