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Optical instruments and observatories: ancient astrolabes; pantograph and circular sliding rule; observatory of Greenwich; camera obscura and camera lucida.

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Names
Knight, Charles (1791-1873) (Author)
Collection

Knight's pictorial gallery of arts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858-
Place Term: London, New York
Publisher: The London Printing and Publishing Company, Limited
Library locations
Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection
Shelf locator: 3-V++ (Knight, C. Knight's pictorial gallery of arts)
Topics
Art
Industrial arts
Cameras
Astrolabes
Astronomical observatories -- England -- London -- Greenwich
Genres
Prints
Wood engravings
Notes
Ownership : Ford Collection

Content : Original covers bound in. [about 35 of them, of which 2 have been selected for imaging]

Content: Thirty-six parts.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 39754071
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13795375
UUID: b8fd0200-c603-012f-28b4-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1791: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued
  • 1873: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. "Optical instruments and observatories: ancient astrolabes; pantograph and circular sliding rule; observatory of Greenwich; camera obscura and camera lucida." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858- . http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-c752-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. "Optical instruments and observatories: ancient astrolabes; pantograph and circular sliding rule; observatory of Greenwich; camera obscura and camera lucida." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-c752-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. (1858- ). Optical instruments and observatories: ancient astrolabes; pantograph and circular sliding rule; observatory of Greenwich; camera obscura and camera lucida. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-c752-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Optical instruments and observatories: ancient astrolabes; pantograph and circular sliding rule; observatory of Greenwich; camera obscura and camera lucida.