Asa Smith. Celestial Illustrations from Smith’s Illustrated Astronomy. 1851.
Wood engravings with hand highlighting, written by the principal of Public School No. 12 in New York City with the goal “to present all the distinguishing principles in physical Astronomy with as few words as possible”.
The fact that I follow someone who’s URL is prancingburrito…
What a time to be alive
[[One time my best friend and I spent the day out in public wearing Gryffindor robes and carrying wands. And it wasn’t Halloween. And we were adults. I think a lot of people were jealous, though.]]