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De la sfera del mondo. Libri quattro in lingua tos cana: i quali non per via di traduttione, ne a qual si voglia particolare scrittore obligati: ma parte da i migliori raccogliendo; e parte di nuovo producendo; contengano in se tutto quel ch'intorno a tal
Several errors in paging., Colophon: In Venetia per Giouanantonio & Dominico fratelli de Volpini da Castelgiufredo, ad instantia de Andrea Ariuabeno, tien per insegna il Pozzo, del mese de aprile, M.D.XL., Author's name in dedication: Alisandro Piccolomini altrimenti Lo stordito intronato., "De le stelle fisse" has special t.-p.
De lateribvs et angvlis triangulorum, tum planorum rectilineorum, tum sphæricorum, libellus eruditissimus & utilissimus, cum ad plerasque Ptolemæi demonstrationes intelligendas, tum uero ad alia multa
scriptus à clarissimo & doctissimo uiro d. Nicolao Copernico Toronensi. Additus est Canon semissium subtensarum rectarum linearum in circulo., Signatures: A-F⁴ G⁶., Edited by G. J. Rhäticus., Forms part of the first book of his De revolutionibus orbium caelestium., Title within woodcut border., Initials.
De motv animalivm Io. Alphonsi Borelli neapolitani matheseos professoris : opus posthumum.
Pars altera has special title page dated 1681., "Carolvs Io: a Iesv ... beneuolo lectori salutem" (v. 2) dated 1681., Title vignette., Initials; side notes., Vol. 1: [12], 376, [12] p., [14] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4], 520 p., [4] leaves of plates., Page 110 misnumbered 10, 144 as 143, 517 as 317 (v. 2, 2nd group)., DeGolyer Collection bookplate.
De motv animalivm Io. Alphonsi Borelli neapolitani matheseos professoris : opus posthumum.
Pars altera has special title page dated 1681., "Carolvs Io: a Iesv ... beneuolo lectori salutem" (v. 2) dated 1681., Title vignette., Initials; side notes., Vol. 1: [12], 376, [12] p., [14] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4], 520 p., [4] leaves of plates., Page 110 misnumbered 10, 144 as 143, 517 as 317 (v. 2, 2nd group)., DeGolyer Collection bookplate.
De stella nova in pede Serpentarii
et qui sub ejus exortum de novo iniit, trigono igneo. Libellus astronomicis, physicis, metaphysicus, meteorologicis & astrologicis disputationibus ... plenus. Accesserunt I. De stella incognita Cygni: narratio astronomica. II. De Jesv Christi Servatoris vero anno natalitio, consideratio novissim sententi Lavrentii Svslyg Poloni, quatuor annos in usitata epocha desiderantis., Parts [2]-[4] each have special t.-p.; part [1]-[3] paged continuously., Part [3] has imprint: Francofvrti, 1606; part [4] has imprint: Francofvrti, W. Richteri, 1606., Signatures: )?(A-CcDdA-E(E blank)
De trinitatis erroribus libri septem
A copy of the banned anti-trinitarian tract. This manuscript follows the only printed edition of Servetus's book., Michael Servetus., "Per Michaelem Serveto, alias Reves ab Aragonia Hispanum, Anno MDxxxi.", Handwritten by two unknown scribes; the first transcribed the general text of Michael Servetus's On the errors of the Trinity in black ink, while the second added the sub-title, made marginal additions, and text corrections in brown ink., In slipcase., Bookseller's clipping pasted to p. [2] of cover.
Dell' historia naturale : Libri XXVIII : nella quale ordinatamente si tratta della diuersa condition di miniere, e pietre : con alcune historie di piante, & animali, sin'hora non date in luce
di Ferrante Imperato ..., Pagination errors: 229-234 omitted in numbering; 241-244 repeated after 248, followed by 251-254; numbering then resumes at 249.
Dell'historia delle piante, di Theophrasto libri tre
tradutti nouamente in lingua italiana da Michel Angelo Biondo.
Demonstratio halonis
Leading mathematical astronomer of the 16th century and professor of higher mathematics (astronomy) at Wittenberg. Unpublished treatise or lecture on atmospheric refraction., transcriptas ab Erasmo Reinholt., Ms., Treatise., Caption title., Paper watermarked., Marbled wrappers., Written in two italic hands in ink, section headings in red., Three pen-and-ink diagrams.
Dialogo di Vincentio Galilei nobile fiorentino della mvsica antica, et della moderna.
Title within ornamental design: printer's mark at end.