Etudes sur l'Astronomie Indienne et l'Astronomie Chinoise.

By: Jean-Babtiste Biot

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Quarter green morocco with raised bands to spine. Bookshop plate to verso of front fly and Joseph McPherson's 1862 bold signature to half title. With three foldout plates. First edition of an expanded version of writings on Asian astronomy. "Biot's treatment was much more systematic than any which had preceded it" --Needham, Science and Civilization in China III, 183. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; iii, 398 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition.

Title: Etudes sur l'Astronomie Indienne et l'Astronomie Chinoise.

Author Name: Jean-Babtiste Biot

Categories: Asia, China, Astronomy, China - Fall/Winter 2019,

Publisher: Paris, Michel Levy et Freres: 1862

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2960