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Round the Year with the Stars

Nature volume 85, page 333 (12 January 1911) | Download Citation



THIS volume takes quite a different line from that of “Astronomy with the Naked Eye,” by the same author, the points of overlap between the two volumes being infrequent and unimportant. In the earlier work Mr. Serviss described the legends and myths which so profusely surround the old constellations; in the present volume he endeavours to cultivate a personal knowledge with the chief units of the celestial pageant.

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