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Book Condition: Very Good
Quarter black morocco over black faux-leather with gilt particulars to front board and leather and metal clasp still in good working order. Endpapers decorated with floral motif and cover boards are navy blue moire. Reduced from the Author's original Map of 77 inches in diameter. Goodacre was Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, Director of the Lunar Section of the British Astronomical Association, and Membre de la Societe Astronomique de France. Spotting and slight age-toning to title page, although all others in good bright condition. Wear to spine with loss to head and some tears (see image). No fraying to pages and free from any previous owners' names or other markings. Full map, once completely laid out is about 90 inches wide without overlapping pages. Case: 18 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches; Paper: 18 x 18; Image: 14 x 14 First Edition.