Oxford: Clarendon Press. Complete set, all three volumes. Profusely illustrated with 75 plates and in-text illustrations. George Frederick Chambers (1841-1915) was one of Britain’s leading amateur astronomers and “one of the most influential figures in the history of British amateur astronomy” (SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data Systems, Harvard, 12). Item #1537
CONDITION & DETAILS: Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1890. Fourth Edition. 3 vols. Vol. I 671pp; 36 plates. Vol. II 558pp; 31 plates. Vol. III 384pp; 8 plates. Bound in blue cloth, gilt-lettered at the spine. Tightly bound, but scuffed and rubbed at the edges. Clean throughout.