Theatro del mundo y de el tiempo compuesto por Ioan Paulo Gallucio Salo[n]ese; traducido de lengua latina en castellana y añadido por Miguel Perez

By: Giovanni Paolo Gallucci

Price: $4,250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


Granada: Sebastian Munoz. Fair. c. 1611. Full calf. Full brown calf showing wear all round. Three raised bands to spine. Remnants of label to spine. Gallucci's atlas is the first to make use of Copernicus' catalogue of coordinates, and presents the 48 maps of the Ptolemaic constellations with striking and original constellation figures. Christies. This copy has an additional leaf with four part astronomical dial (for latitude 39) before leaf 100. Also an additional leaf with four part astronomical dial (for latitude 41) before leaf 101, and a two part dial before 102 (for latitude 48); lacking part of leaf 115 dial. Pen and ink caricature of soldiers to verso of leaf 328. Lacking front fly and initial 6 leaves, leaf 8; rear fly and leaves 356-376 (comprising final tables and Index). Leaf 38 three wheels (Getty 2), 54 (Getty lacking dial); leaf 97 (missing in Getty) present with all dials. Leaf 100 dial has the arm missing from the Getty copyhas dial missing from Getty leaf 129. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 354 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .

Title: Theatro del mundo y de el tiempo compuesto por Ioan Paulo Gallucio Salo[n]ese; traducido de lengua latina en castellana y añadido por Miguel Perez

Author Name: Giovanni Paolo Gallucci

Categories: Science,

Publisher: Granada, Sebastian Munoz: c. 1611

Binding: Full calf

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 3220

Keywords: Astronomy, Astrology, Geodesy, 17th century