Item #49972 WATCHERS OF THE SKIES; AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF ASTRONOMY FROM BABYLON TO THE SPACE AGE. Willy Ley.

WATCHERS OF THE SKIES; AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF ASTRONOMY FROM BABYLON TO THE SPACE AGE

New York: Viking Press, 1963. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #49972

Consider step by step the problems that confronted the leading astromomers of each age, tells how they tried to meet them, and what each contributed to the growing knowledge. 528 pages with illustrations, bibliography and index. Bookplate of George W. Earley on the front paste-down endpaper. Near fine in very good dust jacket with modest edge wear, mostly to the spine panel ends.

Price: $125.00

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