"His name," said the Distressed One, "is not the same as Bellerophon's horse that was called Pegasus, or Alexander the Great's, called Bucephalus, or Orlando Furioso's, the name of which was Brigliador, nor yet Bayard, the horse of Reinaldos of Montalvan, nor Frontino like Ruggiero's, nor Bootes
or Peritoa, as they say the horses of the sun were called, nor is he called Orelia, like the horse on which the unfortunate Rodrigo, the last king of the Goths, rode to the battle where he lost his life and his kingdom."
He never closed his eyes, but kept them fixed on the Pleiads, on late-setting Bootes
, and on the Bear--which men also call the wain, and which turns round and round where it is, facing Orion, and alone never dipping into the stream of Oceanus--for Calypso had told him to keep this to his left.
Gay-Lyfe founders George and Norma Ormrod with James Best, left, and Mark Bootes
, right, in 1987
Constellation Digital Partners LLC, a provider of IT systems for banks and credit unions, has said that it has launched Bootes
They appear to radiate outwards from the Bootes
constellation, so it's better to look north in the direction of that constellation but the shooting stars can be seen anywhere in the night sky.
. Virgo's long, lovely, dim, reclining form features
and Virgo both have compact, eye-catching constellations near them.
"We assume he means that as Odysseus set sail shortly after sunset, at nautical twilight the Pleiades and Bootes
were simultaneously visible, and that Bootes
would be the later-setting of the two", Magnasco explained.
The astronomers also determined that the equator of Tau Bootes
rotates once every 3 days, while the star's poles rotate about 20 percent slower than that.
London engineering investor Vincent Bootes
is also planning to boost the 107-strong workforce at the renamed Tolwood Technologies in Newton Aycliffe after buying the business for an undisclosed sum.
Below may be seen a circlet of stars called Corona Borealis (Northern Crown) and nearby lies the orange star Arcturus in the constellation of Bootes