A graphically stunning, comprehensive introduction to the constellations. This artful and accessible introduction to constellations equips readers with the information they need to locate, name, and explain all 88 internationally recognized constellations. Each cluster of stars is featured alongside the "story" (mythological or historical) behind its naming, tips on how to find it, what times of year it is visible, and key stars and asterisms within its grouping. Complete with star maps and a glossary, this keepsake volume of visual reference and beauty is perfect for inquisitive young stargazers. Colors are brighter than they appear – printed in pure Pantones. Book jacket features foil stamping and laser-cut pinholes.
Title: Seeing Stars: A Complete Guide to the 88 Constellations
Mastermind number: 211841
Shipping weight (lbs): 1.74
Package dimensions (inches): 9 x 8 x 1.1
Author: Sara Gillingham
Publisher: Phaidon Press