Atlas Celeste de Flamsteed, title page
AuthorFlamsteed, John, 1646-1719
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John Flamstéed was the first astronomer royal to King Charles II and the founder of the Royal Greenwich Observatory. This is the third edition of his star atlas. Flamstéed's method of determining right ascensions has been called the basis of modern astronomy.
Astronomy--Early works to 1800