Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Loring's Celestial Globe Containing all the known Stars Nebulae &c. Compiled from the works of Wollaston, Flamsted, de la Caille, Havelius, Mayer, Bradley, Herschel, Maskelyne. The Transactions of the Astronomical Society of London &c, &c. (From Smith's New English Globe). Boston: Josiah Loring, 136 Washington St. 1854.

Collection: 
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author: 
Joslin, Gilman; Loring, Josiah
Date: 
1854
Short Title: 
Loring's Celestial Globe.
Publisher: 
Josiah Loring Boston
Type: 
Globe
Obj Height cm: 
30
Obj Width cm: 
30
Note: 
This is a 12-inch floor stand globe paired with the 1854 Terrestrial floor globe by Loring/Joslin. Although Joslin is not listed as publisher on the Celestial globe, I assume he issued it under Loring's imprint. Total height is 41 inches.
Reference: 
Warner p111; Yonge p39.
Subject: 
Celestial
Full Title: 
Loring's Celestial Globe Containing all the known Stars Nebulae &c. Compiled from the works of Wollaston, Flamsted, de la Caille, Havelius, Mayer, Bradley, Herschel, Maskelyne. The Transactions of the Astronomical Society of London &c, &c. (From Smith's New English Globe). Boston: Josiah Loring, 136 Washington St. 1854.
List No: 
4661.000
Series No: 
1
Publication Author: 
Joslin, Gilman; Loring, Josiah
Pub Date: 
1854
Pub Title: 
Loring's Celestial Globe Containing all the known Stars Nebulae &c. Compiled from the works of Wollaston, Flamsted, de la Caille, Havelius, Mayer, Bradley, Herschel, Maskelyne. The Transactions of the Astronomical Society of London &c, &c. (From Smith's New English Globe). Boston: Josiah Loring, 136 Washington St. 1854.
Pub Reference: 
Warner p111; Yonge p39.
Pub Note: 
See note field above.
Pub List No: 
4661.000
Pub Type: 
Globe
Pub Maps: 
1
Pub Height cm: 
30
Pub Width cm: 
30
Image No: 
4661000
Institution: 
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: 
Copyright 1998
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