Lot 44 of 221:
Horological work by Oronce Finé 1560  

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Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
[De Solaribus Horologiis, i.e.]: Orontii Finei Delphinatis, regii mathematicarvm professoris, De solaribus horologiis, & quadrantibus, libri quatuor. Sequens pagina summa librorum capita tibi expediet

Author:
Finé, Oronce

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Apud Gulielmum Cauellat

Date:
1560

Description:

[16], 223, [1] pp. With numerous wood-engraved illustrations, diagrams, dials, etc., including one folding plate; title page with woodcut historiated boarder. (4to) 22.5x16.5 cm (8¾x6½"), period flexible vellum, inked spine title. 

Scarce horological and astronomical work by the French mathematician, astronomer and cartographer Oronce Finé (1494-1555).


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Normal minor discoloration to vellum; some scattered foxing within; near fine.


 
Item number:
279685
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