James Nasmyth and James Carpenter
James Hall Nasmyth
(1808 - 1890)
(1840 - 1899)
The Moon: Considered as a Planet, a World, and a Satellite
book with twenty-four woodburytypes
Not currently on view in the museum
11 7/16 in. x 8 15/16 in. x 1 7/16 in. (29.05 cm x 22.7 cm x 3.65 cm)
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
lunar surface, lunar photography, spheres, craters, moons, telescopes
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