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Krieger Moon Atlases (1898 and 1912)

On July 13 (a Friday!), 2007 I bought volume 1 of the extremely rare Atlas of the Moon of Johann Nepomuk Krieger, published in 1898, to be followed on August 15, 2012 by volume 2 (actually called: Neue Folge - New Edition).

Johann Nepomuk Krieger did most of his observations from the Pia Sternwarte (named after his wife) in Trieste (Austria in that time, nowadays Italy), beginning 1897.
Older drawings were made when he still had his observatory near Munich (Germany), 1893-1895.

Click on the thumbnails to see this masterpieces.
Johann Nepomuk Krieger (1865 - 1902)
Johann Nepomuk Krieger (1865 - 1902)
Pia Sternwarte in Trieste
Pia Sternwarte in Trieste
‹bersichtskarte - Overview chart
‹bersichtskarte - Overview chart
Kriegers Mond-Atlas - Band I, 1898
:: Kriegers Mond-Atlas - Band I, 1898 ::
Kriegers Mond-Atlas - Neue Folge, 1912
:: Kriegers Mond-Atlas - Neue Folge, 1912 ::
Apollo 11 Landing Area - in memory of Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) and Michael Collins (1930-2021)
Apollo 11 Landing Area - in memory of Neil Armstrong (1930-2012) and Michael Collins (1930-2021)