History of Science Collection

Commentarii in Somnium Scipionis
Edited by Arnoldus Vesaliensis., Publisher and place of publication named on colophon., Signatures: a-i⁸ k-p⁸ q¹⁰ r⁸ s¹⁰., Includes errata., Ownership inscription of Joseph von Lassberg, 1821 leaf 1 (1st group)., Includes bibliographical references and index.
Commentarius in Ruzname Naurus sive, Tabulæ æquinoctiales novi Persarum & Turcarum anni. Nunc primum editæ è bibliotheca Georgii Hieronymi Velschii cujus accedit dissertatio, de earundem usu.
Ornamental initials; head and tail pieces., Title vignette., Page 58 (2nd group) misnumbered 57., Engraved frontispiece., Includes index.
Considerazioni sopra il Discorso del Sig. Galileo Galilei intorno alle cose, che stanno in sù l'acqua, o che in quella si muouono ... Fatte a difesa, e dichiarazione dell'opinione d'Aristotile da Accademico Incognito [i.e. F. Papazzoni].
Dedicatory epistle signed: Arturo Pannochieschi de' conti d'Elci Pr., Variously attributed to Pannochieschi d'Elci, to Flaminio Papazzoni, or to Tommaso Palmerini. Cf. S. Drake, ISIS, v. 51 (March 1960), p. 56-63; A. Carli, Bibl. Galileiana, no. 51; P. Riccardi, Biblioteca matematica italiana., Signatures: (dagger)⁵ A-B⁴ C⁵., Head- and tail-pieces., Faded stamp on t.p.
Conversations on vegetable physiology : comprehending the elements of botany, with their application to agriculture
by the author of "Conversations on chemistry," "Natural philosophy," &c. &c.
Cosmographia Petri Apiani
per Gemmam Frisivm apud Louanienses medicum & mathematicū insignem, iam demum ab omnibus vindicata mendis, ac nonnullis quoq[ue]: locis aucta. Additis eiusdem argumenti libellis ipsius Gemmæ Frisii., Colophon: Excusum Antuerpiæ opera Aeg. Diesthemij. Anno à Christo humanæ salutis authore nato, 1545., On verso of last leaf, device (no. 2) of Grégoire de Bonte., Signatures: A-H, K-S⁴; sig. I reserved for map of the world., Leaves signed [Aiii]-[Siiii] are numbered 1-66., Title vignette; initials. Fol. 31-48 in double columns., Revolving diagrams on verso of l. 8 and 11, and on recto of l. 28 and 49., Libellus de locorum describendorvm ratione ... per Gemmam Frisivm: l. 51-57., Vsvs annvli astronomici. Gemma Frisio ... avtore: l. 58-64., For full description see Ortroy, Bibliographie de l'œuvre de Pierre Apian. 1902. no. 36.
Cosmographia in qvatvor libros distribvta svmmo ordine, miraqve facilitate, ac breuitate ad magnam Ptolemæi mathematicam constructionem, ad vniuersamq́ue astrologiam instituens.
Francisco Barocio ... avtore. Cum præfatione eiusdem autoris, in qua perfecta quidem astrologiæ diuisio, & enarratio autorum illustrium, & voluminum ab eis conscriptorum in singulis astrologiæ partibus habetur: Ioannis de Sacrobosco verò 84 errores, & alij permulti suorum expositorum, & sectatorum ostenduntur, rationibusq́[uam] redarguuntur. Præcesserunt etiam quædam communia mathematica, necnon arithmetica, & geometrica principia, nonnullæq́[uam] propositiones, de quibus in toto opere sæpe fit mentio: ac demum locupletissimus index eorum, quæ ipsa Cosmographia continentur ..., Printer's device, initials, side notes., Errata: p. [135], first group., In ms. on t.p.: "Joseph Laurentij ... 1635."
Cosmographiae introdvctio : cum quibusdam geometriae ac astronomiae principijs ad eam rem necessarijs.
Author statement from Index Aureliensis pt. 1, v. 2, no. 106.424., Leaves printed on both sides., Imprint from colophon., Signatures: A-D⁸., Printer's device of Melchior Sessa on verso of final leaf., Woodcuts: t.p. ill., printer's device, ills., maps, initials., Running title: Rvdimenta cosmographiae., Abridgement of: Cosmographicus liber, 1524.
Cronica de matematici overo, Epitome del historia de le vite loro.
Holograph., Includes additions and corrections to text., Pages hand numbered., Authorship attributed to Bernardino Baldi, who published text in 1707., Stamp on p. [3] (2nd group)., Includes index.