Besides these apparatus, she was likewise the inventor of an astrolabe and a planisphere.
This edition of Ptolemy's planisphere still remains the best.
Gliding among them, old Leviathan swam as of yore; was there swimming in that planisphere, centuries before Solomon was cradled.
The Tentyrian planisphere of the ancient Egyptians represents the virgin and child rising out of a lotus flower.
That sounds mysterious, but it is easy if you have a planisphere like ours.
(Primitive Constellations, 1899) has compiled a Euphratean planisphere, which he regards as the mother of all others.
planisphere from Nineveh, and a table of lunar longitudes, 116-7.
All the stars visible at any hour during the year can easily be found with the help of the author's planisphere mobile.
If I had only a dollar or less to spend on astronomy I should buy a planisphere.
"In no way whatever," replied John Mangles, after a minute investigation of the documents and the planisphere.