The Pocket Sky Atlas
A minor printing error affected two charts in the first printing of Sky & Telescope's Pocket Sky Atlas, as described at the bottom of this article. To help people with defective copies, we supplied correct versions of the affected charts as free downloads.
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In the printed atlas, even-odd chart pairs are on facing pages. For instance, Charts 54 and 55 effectively form a single 11-inch-wide chart, with slight overlap between facing pages. Click on one of the links below to download the corresponding page as a PDF file:
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In the first printing of the Pocket Sky Atlas, two small pieces of Corona Borealis and Boötes were missing from Chart 55, and a few galaxies were missing from Chart C, the closeup of the Virgo Galaxy Cluster. If you stumble across a defective copy, the easiest way to fix it is to print out the corresponding PDFs, cut tiny rectangles to cover the defects, and tape them on with invisible mending tape.