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Image for Uranographie chinoise, ou, preuves directes que l'astronomie primitive est  originaire de la Chine, et qu'elle a ete empruntee par les anciens peuples  occidentaux a la sphere chinoise. [Sans atlas] 2 parts in 1 volume.

Uranographie chinoise, ou, preuves directes que l'astronomie primitive est originaire de la Chine, et qu'elle a ete empruntee par les anciens peuples occidentaux a la sphere chinoise. [Sans atlas] 2 parts in 1 volume.

By: Gustave Schlegel

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: La Haye & Leyde, Martinus Nijhoff; E. J. Brill: 1875

Seller ID: 3515

Condition: Very Good


La Haye & Leyde: Martinus Nijhoff; E. J. Brill. Very Good. 1875. Attractively bound in half gilt ruled maroon morocco over marbled boards. Gilt particulars and decoration to spine. Previous owner's name in gilt to spine foot. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Foldout of "Cable des Levers et Coutchers du Soleil an 35 degre de latitude boreale..." between parts I and II with a closed tear to the bottom right fold line. Minor foxing throughout, including to fol... View more info

The Soochow Astronomical Chart

By: W. Carl Rufus, Hsing-Chih Tien

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2608

Condition: Very Good


Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Very Good. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Original black cloth, gilt title to front cover and spine. 2 plates illustrating the Soochow Astronomical Chart. 6 black-and-white illustrations; 3 of which comprise a chronology of the borders of China, 3 of which illustrate different star configurations or asterisms. 6 "Tables of Asterisms, with translations and explanations". ; Square 4to ; 24 pages . First Edition. View more info