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German study of star names and their meaning 1809  

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Untersuchungen über den Ursprung und die Bedeutung der Sternnamen. Ein beytrag zur Geschichte des gestirnten Himmels
Ideler, Ludewig
Bey Johann Friedrich Weils

lxxii, 452 pp. Within the German text are a number of words in Arabic script. (8vo) 19.8x11.5 cm (7¾x4½"), 19th century half morocco & boards. First Edition.

A study on the origin and meaning of the names of stars.

Lot Amendments
Binding rubbed, repairs to corners and spine ends with black plastic tape; front free endpaper detached, some foxing with, some pencil marginalia towards the back; overall very good.
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