Spotter"s guide to the night sky by Nigel Henbest

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Published by Mayflower Books in New York .

Written in English

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  • Astronomy -- Observers" manuals.

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Book details

Other titlesNight sky.
StatementNigel Henbest ; special consultant, Lloyd Motz ; illustrated by Michael Roffe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB63 .H38 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4399818M
ISBN 100831763752, 0831763760
LC Control Number79000605

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