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People and the Moon

Moon in mass cultureCreated by: PICRYLDated: 1901
James T. Powers in The blue moon
Hey diddle diddle,
The cat and the fiddle,
The cow jumped over the moon;
The little dog laughed to see such sport,
And the dish ran away with the spoon.
/A nursery rhyme from the 1700's /
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Sublime and beautiful reflections on the French revolution, or the man in the moon at large

Sublime and beautiful reflections on the French revolution, or the man...

Print shows Edmund Burke sitting at a desk on a crescent moon, holding a quill pen, an open "pamphlet" and an inkwell are on the desk, broken chains hang from his wrists; a scene on the front of the desk, label... more

Navigational charts & designs: Phases of the moon

Navigational charts & designs: Phases of the moon

Illus. in: Martin Cortés, Arte de Navigation, London, 1589, fol. 50. Reference copy may be in SSF - Navigation. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Moon; Sun; Ast... more

[Map of moon showing surface features, with four sets of cherubs and a scale bar]

[Map of moon showing surface features, with four sets of cherubs and a...

Illus. in: Selengraphia / Johannesevelius. Gedani : Autoris Sumtibuss, Typis Hunefeldianus, 1647. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 44.

[Moon as solid body with irregular surface features in first telescopic drawings of moon to be published]

[Moon as solid body with irregular surface features in first telescopi...

Illus. and text in: Syderus nuncius. In Opere di Galileo Galilei. Vol. 2. Bononiae : HH. de Ducijs, 1655 p. 14. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress,... more

The Man in the Moon

The Man in the Moon

Shows man flying in air, on apparatus being pulled by birds.

[Phase of the moon taken March 1851]

[Phase of the moon taken March 1851]

Title devised by Library staff. "Crystalotype" or salted paper print from a daguerreotype of the moon taken and printed by John A. Whipple. Illus. in: The photographic art-journal. New York : W.B. Smith, 1853, ... more

Moon from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physique de l'univers ... préface de M. Babinet, dessins de Yan' Dargent"

Moon from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physi...

This image has been taken from scan 000165 from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physique de l'univers ... préface de M. Babinet, dessins de Yan' Dargent". The title and subject terms of ... more

Moon from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physique de l'univers ... préface de M. Babinet, dessins de Yan' Dargent"

Moon from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physi...

This image has been taken from scan 000160 from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physique de l'univers ... préface de M. Babinet, dessins de Yan' Dargent". The title and subject terms of ... more

The moon
Normal lunar crater / J. Nasmyth.

Normal lunar crater / J. Nasmyth.

Illus. in: The moon : considered as a planet, a world, and a satellite / By James Nasmyth, C.E. and James Carpenter, F.R.A.S [...]. 2nd. ed. London : J. Murray, 1874, plate XXI, facing p. 156. Title from item. ... more

[3 Figures of the Moon: The Crater of Plato, The Crater Wargentin, The Surface of the Moon]

[3 Figures of the Moon: The Crater of Plato, The Crater Wargentin, The...

Wood engraving in Scientific American, May 13, 1876, p. 309. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Science; Moon; Shelf.

Inabayama no tsuki

Inabayama no tsuki

Print shows a warrior climbing Mount Inaba by the light of a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Tsuki hyaku s... more

[Moon with charms and a beehive]

[Moon with charms and a beehive]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Our Little Culture Society at Pignapoke," Life, 5:147 (March 12, 1885).

Tamausagi songokū

Tamausagi songokū

Print shows Son Goku, a monkey sometimes known as the Monkey King, holding a spiked sceptre and glaring at the Moon Rabbit, who apparently lives on the moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by ... more

[View of full moon from the scaffolding beneath a bridge, with city on the left]

[View of full moon from the scaffolding beneath a bridge, with city on...

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06, and researcher F.M. de Monasterio, 2016) Takamizawa modern reprint (Showa). Form... more

An old fable with new application / F.M.H.

An old fable with new application / F.M.H.

Print shows David B. Hill as a jackass wearing a coat with ribbon that states "I am a Democrat", standing on rocks, kicking at the moon, which shows the face of Grover Cleveland. Puck and a group of citizens ar... more

Night

Night

Photograph shows a nude woman standing on a crescent moon, holding, horizontally, a bamboo pole with an owl perched on each end. A37822 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1895 July 24 by Frederic... more

The moon

The moon

No. 155.

Full Moon

Full Moon

Negatives for each side made a month apart. Stereo by Prof. Rutherford, copyrighted by T.W. Ingersoll. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Hoyt's latest success, A day and a night the howling success.

Hoyt's latest success, A day and a night the howling success.

34001 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction of Wm. H. Currie ; Harry Phillips, manager. No. 3670. Forms part of: Theatrica... more

The dogs and the moon / Keppler.

The dogs and the moon / Keppler.

Print shows a pack of dogs, with their tails between their legs, howling at a full moon labeled "Prosperity" outside the U.S. Capitol building; the dogs are labeled "Tillman, [?], Vest, Jones, Bryan [his tail t... more

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

53220 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Everything new but the title. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4029. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... more

Yoru no fukagawa sanbashi

Yoru no fukagawa sanbashi

Print shows a person standing on a dock attached to a building, a small boat with passengers arriving or departing, under a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored E... more

[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a moonlight night with a man poling a small boat as the moon rises from behind a grove of trees. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 20... more

[Katagami stencil with rabbits and a moon]

[Katagami stencil with rabbits and a moon]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a moonlight scene on a river with boats. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: modern Oban reproduction. Forms part of: ... more

Ornamental statuary, "First Quarter Moon" - a grand prize statue, World's Fair, St. Louis, U. S. A.

Ornamental statuary, "First Quarter Moon" - a grand prize statue, Worl...

H55148 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1. Title from item.

The passing of the eclipse / Keppler.

The passing of the eclipse / Keppler.

Illustration shows Grover Cleveland as the sun labeled "Sane Democracy" emerging from behind William Jennings Bryan as the moon labeled "Bryanism". Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 55, no. 1419 (1904 May 11... more

"First Quarter of the Moon" (grand prize statue), World's Fair, St. Louis, U. S. A.
The Hoosier Don Quixote / J.K. after Doré.

The Hoosier Don Quixote / J.K. after Doré.

Illustration shows Vice President Charles W. Fairbanks as Don Quixote, he is standing with shield and lance next to a well on which stands a suit of armor labeled "Indiana Organization", to the right of Fairban... more

James T. Powers in The blue moon

James T. Powers in The blue moon

G xxc 14872 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Do you see the sweethearts in the moon? Copyright 1906 by Philip G. Schermerhorn. Created by Metropolitan Print. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library o... more

Anything to oblige / Keppler.

Anything to oblige / Keppler.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan as Romeo, hanging off a balcony, speaking to an old woman labeled "Democrary" as Juliet, with "Nurse Grover" Cleveland standing behind her. The full moon in the upper l... more

[U.S. Capitol at night with stars, Taft as moon, about to eclipse William Jennings Bryan as sun]

[U.S. Capitol at night with stars, Taft as moon, about to eclipse Will...

H115334 U.S. Copyright Office. On verso: 27. W.D. Magee, Monticello, Iowa.

The girl in the moon

The girl in the moon

73461 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Brown & Bigelow.

Mating time / Gordon Ross.

Mating time / Gordon Ross.

Illustration shows a young man and a young woman kissing and their reflection in the full moon in the background, also shows frogs, rabbits, birds, and mushrooms as couples, and two trees as silhouettes of a yo... more

Untitled (man and woman with man in the moon)

Untitled (man and woman with man in the moon)

Artist: Unknown artist.Creation Date: c. 1907-1918.Process: postcard.Credit Line: Anonymous gift.Accession Number: 2010.011.004

No wonder he gets full / Ehrhart.

No wonder he gets full / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows by the light of a full moon many couples in romantic embraces scattered around the globe; instances, perhaps, of summer love. Title from item. Caption: The August moon - O, but they make me s... more

"Old stuff, this parcels post. Been running one myself for years!" / Gordon Grant '13.

"Old stuff, this parcels post. Been running one myself for years!" / G...

Illustration shows a stork carrying an infant against a full moon, above a snow covered community. Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 73, no. 1875 (1913 February 5), cover. Copyright 1913 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.

16648 - The Full Moon, Yerkes Observatory

16648 - The Full Moon, Yerkes Observatory

Title: 16648 - The Full Moon, Yerkes Observatory.Artist: Keystone View Company.Artist Bio: American publishing company, active 1892 - 1963.Creation Date: before 1917.Process: stereo card.Credit Line: Museum pu... more

Hawk made a light by striking the flints together, and set fire to the ball

Hawk made a light by striking the flints together, and set fire to the...

(DLC/PP-1936:0107). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Old Crow and his Friends / Katharine B. Judson. Boston : Little, Brown and Co., 1918, p. 76.

[The Earth with the Milky Way and moon]

[The Earth with the Milky Way and moon]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0056). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Future of the Earth" by Maurice Maeterlinck, Cosmopolitan, 64:41 (Mar. 1... more

"Shine on Silver Moon"

"Shine on Silver Moon"

Rear view of man and woman, standing, full length, with arms around each other, looking at the moon. H128647 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo copyrighted by the Celebrity Art Co. This record contains unverified, ol... more

The girl in the moon

The girl in the moon

Scantily clad woman seated on quarter moon. Stereo copyrighted by Ex. Sup. Co. No. 1. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

The Girl in the moon

The Girl in the moon

Scantily clad young woman lying in crescent shape of moon with stars behind her.

Erde und Planeten, Erde und Mond /

Erde und Planeten, Erde und Mond /

Appears in: Sydow-Wagners methodischer Schul-Atlas. 1923, 1926 and 1928 editions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth.

The Girl in the moon

The Girl in the moon

Scantily clad woman on crescent shape of moon; seated, facing left, with left arm raised. Copyright by Exhibit Supply Co. No copyright renewals. No. 5.

The Girl in the moon

The Girl in the moon

Scantily clad woman facing right, reclining on crescent shaped moon. Copyright by Exhibit Supply Co. No copyright renewals. No. 14.

Apollo - LOLA project

Apollo - LOLA project

Description: (December 5, 1961) Project LOLA. Test subject sitting at the controls: Project LOLA or Lunar Orbit and Landing Approach was a simulator built at Langley to study problems related to landing on the ... more

Ranger Moon Shoot

Ranger Moon Shoot

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Distribution Center: USIS - Guatemala Post: RSC - Mexico City Propaganda Posters Distributed in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East

USAF lunar reference mosaic : LEM-1.

USAF lunar reference mosaic : LEM-1.

"Mosaic compiled November 1962." In lower right margin: Lunar earthside hemisphere. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Neil Armstrong On The Moon

Neil Armstrong On The Moon

Description (July 20, 1969) Apollo 11 astronauts trained on Earth to take individual photographs in succession in order to create a series of frames that could be assembled into panoramic images. This frame fro... more

Long Shadows on the Lunar Surface

Long Shadows on the Lunar Surface

(May 23, 1969) This oblique view of the Moon's surface was photographed by the Apollo 10 astronauts in May of 1969. Center point coordinates are located at 16 degrees, 2 minutes east longitude and 0 degrees, 3 ... more

Apollo 11 Bootprint

Apollo 11 Bootprint

(July 20, 1969) One of the first steps taken on the Moon, this is an image of Buzz Aldrin's bootprint from the Apollo 11 mission. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the Moon on July 20, 1969...Image # : A... more

A Rille Runs Through It

A Rille Runs Through It

(May 23, 1969) This oblique view of the Moon's surface was photographed by the Apollo 10 astronauts in May of 1969. Center point coordinates are located at 13 degrees, 3 minutes east longitude and 7 degrees, 1 ... more

Apollo 11 Mission Image - View of moon limb with Earth on the horizon, Mare Smythii Region

Apollo 11 Mission Image - View of moon limb with Earth on the horizon,...

Description: View of Moon limb with Earth on the horizon,Mare Smythii Region. Earth rise. This image was taken before separation of the LM and the Command Module during Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine... more

Earth Rise as Seen From Lunar Surface

Earth Rise as Seen From Lunar Surface

Full Description: This incredible image of the Earth rise was taken during lunar orbit by the Apollo 11 mission crew in July of 1969. The first manned lunar mission, Apollo 11 launched aboard a Saturn V launch ... more

Apollo 11: East Crater Panorama

Apollo 11: East Crater Panorama

Description On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin became the first to walk on the Moon. This panorama of their landing site sweeps across the magnificent desolation of th... more

Apollo 11: Catching Some Sun

Apollo 11: Catching Some Sun

Description: (July 20, 1969) Bright sunlight glints and long dark shadows dramatize this image of the lunar surface taken by Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first to walk on the Moon. Pictured is the mi... more

Apollo 11 Mission Image - View of moon limb with Earth on the horizon, Mare Smythii Region

Apollo 11 Mission Image - View of moon limb with Earth on the horizon,...

Description: View of Moon limb with Earth on the horizon, Mare Smythii Region. Earth rise. This image was taken before separation of the LM and the Command Module during Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazin... more

Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage photographed from Command Module

Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage photographed from Command Module

Description (July 21, 1969) The Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage, with Astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. aboard, is photographed from the Command and Service Modules in lunar orbit. This v... more

Buzz Aldrin and the U.S. Flag on the Moon

Buzz Aldrin and the U.S. Flag on the Moon

(July 20, 1969) Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, lunar module pilot of the first lunar landing mission, poses for a photograph beside the deployed United States flag during an Apollo 11 Extravehicular Activity (EVA) on t... more

Apollo 11 Mission Image - View of Moon limb and Lunar Module during ascent, Mare Smythii, Earth on horizon

Apollo 11 Mission Image - View of Moon limb and Lunar Module during as...

Description: View of the Moon limb,Lunar Module during ascent,Mare Smythii. Earth is visible over the horizon. Image was taken during the Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine was labeled V. Film Type: S0-3... more

Bean Descends Intrepid

Bean Descends Intrepid

Alan L. Bean, Lunar Module pilot for the Apollo 12 mission, starts down the ladder of the Lunar Module (LM) "Intrepid" to join astronaut Charles Conrad, Jr., mission Commander, on the lunar surface...Image # : ... more

Buzz Aldrin on the Moon

Buzz Aldrin on the Moon

Full Description: (July 20, 1969) Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, lunar module pilot, walks on the surface of the Moon near the leg of the Lunar Module (LM) "Eagle" during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity (EVA). As... more

AS11-44-6640 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb and Lunar Module during ascent, Mare Smythii, Earth on horizon

AS11-44-6640 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb...

The original database describes this as: Description: View of the Moon limb,Lunar Module during ascent,Mare Smythii. Earth visible over the horizon. Image was taken during the Apollo 11 Mission. Original film ... more

AS11-44-6612 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb, Crater 308

AS11-44-6612 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb...

The original database describes this as: Description: View of the Moon limb,Crater 308 in lower left,officially named Daedalus. Image was taken during the Apollo 11 Mission. Original film magazine was labeled ... more

AS11-37-5437 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon, TO 115

AS11-37-5437 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon, TO ...

The original database describes this as: Description: View of Moon. Oblique towards Tranquility Base, part coverage of Target of Opportunity (TO) 115. TO 115 is Craters Hypatia and Alfraganus A, and chain of s... more

AS11-44-6633 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb and Lunar Module during ascent, Mare Smythii, Earth on horizon

AS11-44-6633 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon limb...

The original database describes this as: Description: View of the Moon limb,Lunar Module during ascent,Mare Smythii. Earth begins to appear on the horizon. Image was taken during the Apollo 11 Mission. Origina... more

AS11-36-5430 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon, Crater IX, Target of Opportunity 30

AS11-36-5430 - Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Mission image - View of Moon, Cra...

The original database describes this as: Description: View of Moon,Crater IX, officially name Mendeleev. Target of Opportunity 30 (TO 30), a large basin (162 Nautical Miles) with pitted plains, crater chains, ... more

Photograph of Astronaut Edwin E. (Buzz) Aldrin, Jr. Posing on the Moon Next to the U.S. Flag

Photograph of Astronaut Edwin E. (Buzz) Aldrin, Jr. Posing on the Moon...

Photographs of the "Apollo Projects," Apollo 4 through Apollo/Soyuz

S103E5037 - STS-103 - Full moon as seen from STS-103 orbiter Discovery.

S103E5037 - STS-103 - Full moon as seen from STS-103 orbiter Discovery...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Astronauts aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery recorded this rarely seen phenomenon of the full Moon partially obscured by the atmosphere of Earth. Subj... more

S107E05698 - STS-107 - Moon set below the Earth's limb taken during STS-107

S107E05698 - STS-107 - Moon set below the Earth's limb taken during ST...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Series of images showing an orbital half Moon setting below the Earth's limb during STS-107. Subject Terms: Earth Observations (From Space), Moon, STS-... more

Under a rising moon US Army (USA) SPECIALIST Fourth Class (SPC) Berneil Mills, 940th Military Police (MP) Unit, Kentucky Army National Guard (KYARNG), Walton, Kentucky (KY), maintain watch near the south fence line of Forward Operation Base (FOB) Hotel near Najaf, Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. SPC Mills is armed with a M4A1 Special Operations Peculiar Modification (SOPMOD) weapon

Under a rising moon US Army (USA) SPECIALIST Fourth Class (SPC) Bernei...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fob Hotel, Najaf Country: Iraq (IRQ) Scene Major Command Shown: 240th MP Scene Camera Operator: PHC(Aw/Nac) Edward Martens, Usn Release Status: ... more

412_DSP_Wildlife_100

412_DSP_Wildlife_100

The original digital file had the following descriptive metadata embedded in its header: Name: 412_DSP_Wildlife_100.jpg Date Picture Taken: 11/9/2008 4:41:57 PM [Folder Topic: Wildlife] 412_DSP_Wildlife - Phot... more

Full Moon Bar-b-que signs in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Full Moon Bar-b-que signs in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... more

s133E011821 - STS-133 - View of crescent Moon taken by the STS-133 crew

s133E011821 - STS-133 - View of crescent Moon taken by the STS-133 cre...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: View of crescent Moon taken by the STS-133 crew at the end of joint operations with the International Space Station. Subject Terms: Moon, STS-133 Date... more

s133E006323 - STS-133 - Distant view of the Moon

s133E006323 - STS-133 - Distant view of the Moon

The original finding aid described this as: Description: A very distant view of a crescent Moon taken during approach by the STS-133 crew aboard the orbiter Discovery. Subject Terms: Discovery (Orbiter), Moon... more

Moon Walker at the 2012 California State Fair held in Sacramento, California

Moon Walker at the 2012 California State Fair held in Sacramento, Cali...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Twenty-nine California counties participated in the eighteen-day fair in 2012. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Ca... more

USAF lunar wall mosaic : LEM-1B.

USAF lunar wall mosaic : LEM-1B.

"Mosaic compiled November 1962." "Lithographed by ACIC 3-63." Relief shown by shading. Lunar coordinates: W 0⁰--E 0⁰/N 90⁰--S 90⁰. Includes "Lunar data" and "Graphic data." Available also through the Library of... more

Corona of the Sun during a Solar Eclipse

Corona of the Sun during a Solar Eclipse

Description: In 1900 the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, then based in Washington, D.C., loaded several railroad cars with scientific equipment and headed to Wadesboro, North Carolina. Scientists had det... more

Heaven of the Moon from BL YT 36, f. 131

Heaven of the Moon from BL YT 36, f. 131

Miniature of Dante and Beatrice visiting the inhabitants of the heaven of the moon. Image taken from f. 131 of Divina Commedia (index Divine Comedy). Written in Italian.

science fiction from "The Purchase of the North Pole: a sequel to “From the Earth to the Moon” ... Illustrated"

science fiction from "The Purchase of the North Pole: a sequel to “Fro...

This image has been taken from scan 000125 from "The Purchase of the North Pole: a sequel to “From the Earth to the Moon” ... Illustrated". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tag... more

Diagram of the phases of the Moon from BL YT 31, f. 55v

Diagram of the phases of the Moon from BL YT 31, f. 55v

Detail of a diagram of the phases and course of the Moon, in Matfré Ermengau of Béziers's Breviari d'Amour. Image taken from f. 55v of Breviari d'Amor (Catalan prose version). Written in Spanish (Catalan), with... more

Moon from BL Harley 4940, f. 37

Moon from BL Harley 4940, f. 37

Miniature of an astronomical diagram of the moon (Luna). Image taken from f. 37 of Breviari d'amor. Written in French.

Heaven of the Moon from BL YT 36, f. 131

Heaven of the Moon from BL YT 36, f. 131

Detail of miniature of Dante and Beatrice visiting the inhabitants of the heaven of the moon. Image taken from f. 131 of Divina Commedia (index Divine Comedy). Written in Italian.