Harvard tour: Title page of "Venus In Sole partier Visa"

Posted by David Eicher
on Tuesday, September 24, 2013

By David J. Eicher

The title page from Johannes Hevelius’ Venus In Sole partier Visa, published in Liverpool in 1662 and containing observations of the transit of Venus in 1639 by Jeremiah Horrocks; Owen Gingerich Collection, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, photographed September 20, 2013.

Related blog: A visit with Owen Gingerich, part 2

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