Solar System Orbits Moon Halley Comet c.1858 huge celestial diagram chart mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Das Sonne System.
(Solar System- Celestial- Moon- Mars- Saturn- Halleys Comet).
Issued 1856-8, Leipzig by D.C. Bruhns.
Very fine and quite scarce original antique engraved celestial map.
Great large-format engraving which is much scarcer than apparent. From a rare atlas.
Includes a detailed map of the surface of the moon [with countless names] as well as telescopic inset views of Mars on 2 April, 1856, Jupiter 10 Feb. 1857, Saturn Winter 1855-56, Halley Comet 12 Oct. 1835 & Zodiac Lights (all so dated).
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 27 5/8" W x 22 7/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 24 1/4" W x 20 1/2" H.