Star Names by R.H. Allen


Star Names by R.H. Allen, published in 1936. This work collected the origins of the names of stars and constellations from a panoply of sources, some primary but most secondary; also telling briefly the various myths and folklore connected with stars in the Greco-Roman tradition; as well as in the Arabic, Babylonian, Indian and Chinese traditions. Hardcover with shelfwear to corners and ends.