Spectacular chart tracking the 12 monthly phases of the earth's orbit around the sun and showing the relative projections of sunlight, with two smaller diagrams. A wonderful decorative large celestial diagram, unique to this atlas. Only Andriveau-Goujon among his contemporaries included such a fine group of Celestial maps in his general atlas.
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1849 Eugène Andriveau-Goujon