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Star names: their lore and meaning
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Published:
New York : Dover Publications, [1963].
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Book
Edition:
Dover ed.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 563 pages ; 22 cm.
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Description
Star names, the zodiac, constellations; folklore, and literature associated with heavens. The basic book of its field. Fascinating reading solidly based on years of thorough research into astronomical writings and observations of the ancient Chinese, Arabic, Euphrates, Hellenic, and Roman civilizations.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0486210790 (pbk.)

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General Note
"(formerly titled: Star-Names and Their meanings)"
General Note
"This Dover edition, first published in 1963, is an unabridged and corrected republication of the work first published by G.E.Stechert in 1899" -- T.p. verso.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Allen, R. H. (1963). Star names: their lore and meaning. Dover ed. New York: Dover Publications.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Allen, Richard Hinckley, 1838-1908. 1963. Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning. New York: Dover Publications.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Allen, Richard Hinckley, 1838-1908, Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning. New York: Dover Publications, 1963.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Allen, Richard Hinckley. Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning. Dover ed. New York: Dover Publications, 1963. Print.

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