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1 Archive of twelve letters to Richard Bateman from astronomers and administrators at various universities, demonstrating his early interest in astronomy and celestial mechanics (Bateman, Richard) Letters to Richard Bateman from various astronomers 1940-1952 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
2 Recherches sur differens points importans du systeme du monde Alembert, Jean le Rond d' Alembert's work on lunar motion 1754-56 1754-1756 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,800
3 Recherches sur la précession des equinoxes, et sur la nutation de l'axe de la terre dans le systême newtonien Alembert, Jean le Rond d' Alembert seeks to solve the three-body problem, 1749 1749 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
Current absentee: $1,500
(1 bid)
4 Cours de Mécanique Céleste Andoyer, Marie Henri Celestial Mechanics by noted French astronomer 1923-1926 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
5 An account of the discoveries concerning comets, with the way to find their orbits, and some improvements in constructing and calculating their places. For which reason are here added new tables, fitted to those purposes; particularly with regard to that Comet which is soon expected to return Barker, Thomas Barker on finding the orbits of comets, 17857 1757 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
6 Mémoire sur la proposition de construire de nouvelles tables du soleil et de la lune, qui a remporté le prix proposé par la Société roïale des sciences de Copenhague pour l'anneé MDCCLXXIX Bernoulli, Jean New tables of Solar & Lunar motion 1784 1784 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
7 Fundamenta astronomiae pro anno MDCCLV deducta ex observationibus viri incomparabilis James Bradley in specula astronomica Grenovicensi per annos 1750-1762 institutis Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel's Astronomiae, the beginning of modern astronomy 1818 $1,200 - $1,800
Starting bid:
$600
8 J.F. Encke's Astronomische Abhandlungen zusammengestellt aus den Jahrgängen 1830 bis 1862 des Berliner Astronomischen Jarbuches... Bessel, Olbers & Bremicker. Encke's astronomical observations 1830-1863 1866 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
9 Astronomical Atlases, Maps & Charts: An Historical & General Guide Brown, Basil Astronomical Atlases by Basil Brown 1932 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
10 Tables Of The Motion Of The Moon Brown, Ernest W. & Henry B. Hedrick Ernest Brown's tables on lunar motion, 1919 1919 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
11 Two volumes on lunar motion by Ernest W. Brown Brown, Ernest W. Two on lunar motion by Ernest Brown 1896 & 1908 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
12 Tables astronomiques du Soleil, de la Lune, des Planetes, des etoiles fixes, et des satellites de Jupiter et de Saturne; Avec l'explication & l'usage de ces mêmes tables Cassini, Jacques Cassini's astronomical tables, 1740 1740 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
13 On the extension of Bode's empirical law of the distances of the planets from the sun to the distances of the satellites from their respective primaries Challis, James Challis on Bode's Empirical Law, 1829 1829 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
14 Die Analytische Lösung des Bahnbestimmungproblems Charlier, Carl Vilhelm Ludwig Charlier solves the path determination problem 1911 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
15 Memoire sur la Comete de 1682, adressèa MM. les Auteurs du Journal des Sçavans Clairaut, Alexis Claude Clairaut on the comet of 1682 1759 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
16 Piece qui a remporté le prix de l'Academie imperiale des sciences de St. Petersbourg proposé en M. DCCL. Sur la question si toutes les inegalités, qu' on a observées dans le mouvement de la lune, s'accordent avec la theorie Newtonienne... Clairaut, Alexis Claude Clairaut's epochal work on the lunar orbit, 1752 1752 $2,500 - $3,500
Starting bid:
$1,300
17 A Popular History of Astronomy during the Nineteenth Century Clerke, Agnes M. Astronomy in the 19th century 1893 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
18 Tables Écliptiques des Satellites de Jupiter, d'apres la Théorie de leurs Attractions Mutuelles et les Constantes déduites des Observations... Publiées par le Bureau des Longitudes Damoiseau de Montfort, Marie-Charles-Theodore, Baron Damoiseau on the moons of Jupiter, annotated copy 1836 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
19 On the Bodily Tides of Viscous and Semi-elastic Spheroids, and on the Ocean Tides upon a Yielding Nucleus Darwin, G.H. G.H. Darwin on speroids and ocean tides 1879 1879 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
20 On the Tidal Friction of a Planet Attended by Several Satellites and on the Evolution of the Solar System Darwin, G.H. G.H. Darwin on evolution of solar system, 1881 1881 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
21 Problems connected with the Tides of a Viscous Spheroid Darwin, G.H. G.H. Darwin on tides of a viscous spheroid 1879 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
22 Histoire de l'Astronomie au dix-huitieme siecle Delambre, Jean-Baptiste, & Claude-Louis Mathieu Delambre's history 18th century astronomy, 1827 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
23 Théorie du Mouvement de la Lune Delaunay, Charles Delaunay's algebraic theory of the moon 1860-1867 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
24 Three papers by Charles Delaunay from the Institute Impérial de France Delaunay, Charles Delaunay on lunar motion, from Institute Impérial de France 1858 & 1859 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
25 Essai sur les comètes en général et particulièrement sur celles qui peuvent approcher de l'orbite de la terre Dionis de Séjour, Achille Pierre Essay on comets by Dionis de Séjour, 1775 1775 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
26 Four works on astronomical subjects by J.F. Encke Encke, Johann Franz Four papers by Johann Franz Encke Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
27 Opuscula varii argumenti Euler, Leonhard Euler employs mathematics to calclulate orbits, 1747 1746 $2,500 - $3,500
Starting bid:
$1,300
Current absentee: $1,500
(2 bids)
28 Sur les inégalités du mouvement de Saturne & de Jupiter: Piece qui a remporté le prix de l'Académie royale des sciences en M. DCC. XLVIII... Selon la fondation faite par feu M. Rouillé de Meslay, ancien conseiller au parlement Euler, Leonhard Euler on motion of Jupiter and Saturne, 1749 1749 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
29 Theoria Motuum Lunae, nova methodo pertractata una cum Tabulis Astronomicis, unde ad quodvis tempus Loca Lunae expedite computari possunt... Euler, Leonhard Euler's second theory of lunar motion, 1772 1772 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
Current absentee: $1,500
(1 bid)
30 Theoria Motuum planetarum et cometarum. Continens methodum facilem ex aliquot observationibus orbitas cum planetarum tum cometarum determinandi... Euler, Leonhard Euler's first treatise on astronomy 1744 1744 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
Current absentee: $2,500
(1 bid)
31 The Computation of an Orbit from Three Complete Observations. From the "Theoria Motus Corporum Coelestium" by Charles Frederic Gauss Gauss, Carl Friedrich Gauss on computation of an orbit 1852 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
32 Théorie de Mouvement des Corps Céleste parcourant des sections coniques autour du soleil; traductin du "Theoria Motus" de Gauss, suivie de notes, par Edmond Dubois Gauss, Carl Friedrich French translation of Gauss' Theoria Motus [1864] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
33 Theoria motus corporum coelestium in sectionibus conicis solem ambientium Gauss, Carl Friedrich Gauss calculates astroid orbits 1809 1809 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
34 Theory of the Motion of the Heavenly Bodies Moving about the Sun in Conic Sections: A translation of Gauss's "Theoria motus". With an appendix Gauss, Carl Friedrich English translation of Gauss's Theoria Motus, 1857 1857 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
35 An Elementary Treatise on the Lunar Theory, with a brief sketch of the history of the problem up to the time of Newton Godfray, Hugh Godfray's treatise on the lunar theory 1859 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
36 Astronomiae Physicae & Geometricae Elementa Gregory, David Gregory's Astronomy with Newton's Lunar Theory, 1702 1702 $2,500 - $3,500
Starting bid:
$1,300
37 Saturn and Its Ring, 1875-1889 - Washington Observations 1885, Appendix II. Hall, Asaph The Rings of Saturn with color plates 1889 $250 - $350
Starting bid:
$130
38 Two astronomical works by Asaph Hall published by the U.S. government Hall, Asaph Asaph Hall tracks planetary moons 1885 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
39 Miscellanea Curiosa. Being a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, accounted for by the greatest philosophers of this age. Together with several discourses read before the Royal society, for the advancement of physical and mathematical knowledge Halley, Edmond, editor Halley's Miscellanea Curiosa, 1705 1705-[1706] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
40 Astronomical Tables with Precepts both in English and Latin for Computing the Places of the Sun, Moon, Planets, and Comets Halley, Edmond Edmond Halley's astronomical tables in English, 1752 1752 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
41 Edmundi Halleii astronomi dum viveret regii Tabulæ astronomicæ Halley, Edmond Edmond Halley's astronomical tables, 1749 1749 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
42 Darlegung der theoretischen Berechnung der in den Mondtafeln angewandten Störungen Hansen, Peter Andreas P.A. Hansen's tables of the moon, 1862-4 1862-1864 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
43 "Memoirs" (spine title) - collection of ten papers by Hansen, bound together Hansen, Peter Andreas Ten papers by P.A. Hansen c.1865-1870 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
44 Four papers extracted from the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Herschel, William Four papers by William Hershel from Philosophical Transactions 1807-1812 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
45 Geschichte der Bahnbestimmung von Planeten und Kometen Herz, Norbert Orbits of planets and comets by N. Herz 1887-1894 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
46 Untersuchungen über den Ursprung und die Bedeutung der Sternnamen. Ein beytrag zur Geschichte des gestirnten Himmels Ideler, Ludewig German study of star names and their meaning 1809 1809 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
47 A new method of deducing a first approximation to the orbit of a comet from three geocentric observations Ivory, James James Ivory finds the orbit of a comet, 1814 1814 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
48 De la Résolution des Équations Numériques de Tous les Degées Lagrange, Joseph Louis Lagrange calculates degrees, 1798 An VI [1798] $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
49 Leçons sur le Calcul des Fonctions - in Journal de l'École Polytechnique Lagrange, Joseph Louis Lagrange on the calculation of functons, 1804 Thermidore An XII [1804] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
50 Mécanique Analytique Lagrange, Joseph Louis Lagrange's analytical mechanics, 1853 3rd edition 1853 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
51 Mécanique Analytique. Nouvelle edition, revue et augmentée par l'auteur Lagrange, Joseph Louis Second edition of Lagrange's Analytics of Mechanics 1811-1815 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
52 Méchanique Analitique; par M. de La Grange, de l'Académie des Sciences de Paris Lagrange, Joseph Louis Lagrange's foundation work on analytical mechanics, 1788 1788 $8,000 - $12,000
Starting bid:
$4,000
Current absentee: $4,000
(1 bid)
53 Oeuvres de Lagrange, publées par les soins de M. J.-A. Serret... [et de M. Gaston Darboux], sou le auspices de M. le Ministre de l'Instruction Publique Lagrange, Joseph Louis Oeuvres of J.L. Lagrange, 14 vols. 1867-92 1867-1892 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
54 Théorie des fonctions analytiques, contenant Les Principes du Calcul différentiel, dégagés de toute considération d'infiniment petits, d'évanouissans, de limites et de fluxions, et réduits à l'analyse algébrique des quantités finies Lagrange, Joseph Louis Definitive edition of Lagrange's theory of functions 1813 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
55 Theorie Des Fonctions Analytiques, Contentant Les Principes Du Calcul Differentiel, Degages De Toute Consideration D'Infiniment Petits Ou D'Evanouissans, De Limites Ou De Fluxions, Et Reduits A L'Analyse Algebrique Des Quantites Finies Lagrange, Joseph Louis Lagrange's theory of functions 1797 An V [1797] $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
56 Traité de la résolution des équations numériques de tous les degrés, Avec des Notes sur plusieurs points de la Théorie des équations algébriques Lagrange, Joseph Louis Mathematical work by J.L. Lagrange 1808 1808 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
57 Vorlesungen über die Functionen-Rechnung Lagrange, Joseph Louis Lectures on the function calculus by Lagrange, 1823 1823 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
58 Methods of Computing the Orbit of a Comet or Planet: Appendix to the Third Volume of the Translation of the Mécanique Céleste. By Nathaniel Bowditch, LL.D. Bowditch, Nathaniel (Laplace, Pierre Simon) Bowditch's appendix to Laplace's Celestial Mechanics 1834 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
59 Mécanique Céleste. By the Marquis de La Place. Translated, with a Commentary, by Nathaniel Bowditch, LL.D. Laplace, Pierre Simon Bowditch's translation of Laplace's Celestial Mechanics 1829-1839 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
60 Oeuvres de Laplace - Traité de Mécanique Céleste Laplace, Pierre Simon Complete Mecanique Celestial in Laplace's Oeuvre 1843-4 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
61 Traité de Mécanique Céleste Laplace, Pierre Simon Laplace's Celestial Mecaniques, first edition 1798-1805 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
62 Développements sur plusieurs points de la théorie des perturbations des planètes Le Verrier, U.-J. Verrier on perturbations of the planets, 1841 1841 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
63 Recherches sur l'orbite de Mercure et sur ses perturbations. Détermination de la masse de Venus et du diamètre du soleil (caption title) Le Verrier, U.-J. Orbit of Mercury and mass of Venus, by Le Verrier 1843 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
64 Recherches sur la nouvelle planète, découverte par Monsieur Herschel et nommée Georgium Sidus, lues á l'assemblée publique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg, le 11. de Mars 1783, par A.J. Lexell Lexell, Anders Johan Lexell establishes Uranus as a planet, 1783 1783 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
65 Three bound volumes of publications of the Lick Observatory plus issues of the Lick Observatory Bulletin (Lick Observatory) Publications of the LIck Observatory 1913-1952 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
66 On The Determination of The Distance of a Comet from the Earth and the Elements of its Orbit Lubbock, J.W. On the orbits of comets, 1835 1835 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
67 Introduction aux Sections Conique, pour servir de suite aux elemens de Geometrie de M. Rivard... Mauduit , Antoine-Rene With Clairaut's lunar tables, 1754 1761 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
68 Tabulae motuum solis et lunae novae et correctae... quibus accedit methodus longitudinum promota... Mayer, Johann Tobias Lunart tables for determining longitude 1770 1770 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
69 Six works on astronomical subjects by or edited by Simon Newcomb Newcomb, Simon Six astronomical works by Simon Newcomb Various dates $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
70 Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy... Book the first. Translated into English, and illustrated with a commentary, by Robert Thorp Newton, Isaac Newton's Principia in English 1802 1802 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
71 Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica Newton, Isaac Large paper copy of Newton's Principia, 1726 1726 $7,500 - $10,000
Starting bid:
$3,750
Current absentee: $9,500
(2 bids)
72 Abhandlung über die leichteste und bequemste Methode die Bahn eines Cometen aus einigen Beobachtungen zu berechnen Olbers, Wilhelm Olbers on calculating a comet's orbit, 1797 1797 $2,500 - $3,500
Starting bid:
$1,300
73 Abhandlung über die leichteste und bequemste Methode die Bahn eines Cometen zu berechnen. Mit Berichtigung und Erweiterung der Tafeln und Fortsetzung des Cometen-Verzeichnisses bis zum Jahre 1847 von Neuem herausgegeben von J. F. Encke Olbers, Wilhelm Olbers on calculating a comet's orbit,1847 1847 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
74 Lehrbuch zur Bahnbestimmung der Kometen und Planeten Oppolzer, Theodor R. von Treatise on orbits of comets, 1870-1880 1870-1880 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
75 Cométographie ou Traité historique et théorique des comètes Pingré, Alexandre-Gui Pingre's monumental history of comets, 1783-4 1783-1784 $2,500 - $3,500
Starting bid:
$1,300
Current absentee: $1,300
(1 bid)
76 Mémoire sur Le Développement des Termes du Cinquième Ordre qui sont partie du coefficient de la grande inégalité de Jupiter et Saturne Plana, Giovanni Antonio Amedeo Plana on the orbits of Jupiter & Saturn, 1832 1832 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
77 Les Méthodes Nouvelles de la Mécanique Céleste Poincaré, Henri Poincaré's remarkable work on celestial mechanics, 3 volumes 1892-1899 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$800
78 Traite des Proprietes Projectives des Figures Poncelet, Jean Victor Important study of projective geometry, 1822 1822 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
79 Mémoire sur le calcul des perturbations et le prochain retour a son périhélie de la comète de Halley Pontécoulant, Louis Gustav le Doulcet, comte de Calculating the orbit of Halley's Comet, 1835 1835 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
80 Notice sur la Comète de Halley de son retour en 1835, suivie d'un Éphéméride calculé par M. A. Bouvard Membre de l'Institut et Bureau des Longitudes Pontécoulant, Louis Gustav le Doulcet, comte de The return of Halley's Comet, 1835 1835 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
81 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, containing papers, abstracts of papers, and reports of the proceedings of the Society (Royal Astronomical Society) Notices from the Royal Astronomical Society 1892-4 1892 & 1894 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
82 Two atlases of stars from the late 19th century (Star Atlases) Two star atlases from 1896 1896 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
83 Terrestrial and Celestial Globes: Their History and Construction Including a Consideration of Their Value as Aids in the Study of Geography and Astronomy Stevenson, Edward Luther Important reference on globes, 2 volumes 1921 $250 - $350
Starting bid:
$130
84 Publications of the Tashkent Astronomical Observatory [title also in Russian] (Tashkent Astonomical Observatory) Journal of the Tashkent Astronomical Observatory, 1928-33 1928-1933 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
85 Leçons sur la Détermination des Orbites Professées a la Faculté des Sciences de Paris... Rédigées et Développées pour les Calculus Numériques par J. Perchot Tisserand, Felix Determination of orbits by Tisserand 1899 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
86 Traité de Mécanique Céleste Tisserand, François Felix Tisserand's important Mecanique Celeste, 4 volumes, 1889-96 1889-1896 $1,800 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$900
87 Theoretical Astronomy relating to the Motions of the Heavenly Bodies revolving around the Sun in accordance with the law of universal gravitation... Watson, James Craig Nobel Prize winner's copy of Watson's Theoretical Astronomy 1885 $1,200 - $1,800
Starting bid:
$600
88 Astrodynamics, etc. A shelf of books on Astrodynamics, Etc. Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
89 Astronomy & Science Astronomy & Science Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
90 Astronomy & Science A shelf of astronomy and science Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $10
(1 bid)
91 Astronomy & Science Miscellany A shelf on astronomy & science miscellany Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
92 Astronomy & Technology A shelf on astronomy & technology Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
93 Biographies of Astronomers and Scientists Shelf of Biographies of Astonomers and Scientists Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
94 Biographies of Astronomers and Scientists Biographies of Astronomers and Scientists Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
95 Box of English Language Periodicals, Offprints, etc Box of English Language Periodicals, Offprints, etc. Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
96 Box of German, French and English Publications Box of German, French, English Publications Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
97 Celestial Mechanics and Mathematics A shelf of celestial mechanics and mathematics books Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
98 Celestial Mechanics A shelf of Celestial Mechanics Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
99 Collected Mathematical Works of George William Hill Collected Mathematical Works of George William Hill 1905-1907 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
100 Comets, Asteroids, Meteors, etc. A shelf on Comets, Asteroids, Meteors, etc Various dates $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10