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History of Science Collection

An astronomical catechism : or, Dialogues between a mother and her daughter
by Catherine Vale Whitwell ; illustrated with numerous engravings., Book plate: Ex Libris Docteur R. Rickeart., Includes bibliographical references.
An inquiry into the causes and effects of the variol vaccin, a disease discovered in some of the western counties of England, particularly Gloucestershire, and known by the name of the cow pox
By Edward Jenner., Bound with the author's Further observations on the variole vaccinae, or Cow pox. London, 1799., Errata slip mounted at end of text.
Anatomia Mvndini ... collata,iustoq, suo ordini restituta
per Ioannem Dryandrum ... Adiectae sunt, quarumcunq; partium corporis, ad uiuum expressae figurae.
Andreae Vesalii Brvxellensis, medici caesarei Epistola, rationem modumq́[ue] propinandi radicis Chynæ decocti, quo nuper inuictissimus Carolvs V. imperator usus est, pertractans : & præter alia quædam, epistolæ cuiusdam ad Iacobum Syluium sententiam recen
Publisher and date of publication from colophon., Signatures: A-2C⁴ 2D⁶ (2C3 missigned C3)., Initials, side notes., Publisher's device at end., Page 9 misnumbered 7, 195 as 196, 198 as 199, 204 as 404., Portrait of author on p. 10 (1st group)., Errata: p. [15] (2nd group)., Includes index.
Anothomia Mondini nuper optime emẽdata ac sũma diligẽtia ĩpressa.
Colophon: Impresse Venetijs per presbyte ... Bonetum Locatellũ bergomesuz. Mãdato ... sumptibus heredũ nobilis viri d.Octauiani Scoti ... Anno incarnationis òñice.septimo supra millesimũ quinquiesqz centesimum., Printer's device at end.
Arcana naturae detecta
ab Antonio van Leeuwenhoek., Added t.-p., engraved.
Aristarchi De magnitudinibus, et distantiis solis, et lunae, liber
cum Pappi Alexandrini explicationibus quibusdam ; a' Federico Commandino vrbinate in latinum conuersus, ac commentarijs illustratus., "Cum priuilegio pont. max. in annos X.", Title vignette: publisher's device. Initials.
Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Jesu China monumentis : quà sacris quà profanis, nec non variis naturæ & artis spectaculis, aliarumque rerum memorabilium argumentis illustrata, auspiciis Leopoldi Primi.
Monumenti syro-sinici interpretatio -- De variis itineribus in Chinam susceptis -- De idololatria ex Occidente primùm in Persidem, Indiam ac deindè in ultimas Orientis, Tartariæ, Chinæ, Japponiæ regiones successivâ propagatione introducta -- China curiosis naturæ & artis miraculis illustrata -- De architectonica cæterisque mechanicis artibus Sinensium -- De Sinensium literatura., Added t.-p., engraved., "Elenchus librorum a P. Athanasio Kirchero ... editorum": 2 p. at end., Signatures: *-**(superscript 4), A-Z(superscript 4), Aa-Hh(superscript 4)., Includes index., Text in Arabic, Latin, and Sanskrit.