Category: Astronomy


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Copernicus De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium Libri VI (On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres) Limited Edition

By: Nicolaus Copernicus

Price: $460.00

Publisher: Torino, Chiantore, 1943

Edition: Limited Edition

1543-1943 Limited Edition. Number 46 of only 200 copies printed. Quarter morroco with gilt title to spine. Marbled endpapers. Frontispiece portrait of the author. A handsome copy. ; 9 x 12.75 in View more info

The Soochow Astronomical Chart

By: W. Carl Rufus, Hsing-Chih Tien

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press, 1945

Edition: First Edition

Original black cloth, gilt title to front cover and spine. 2 plates illustrating the Soochow Astronomical Chart. 6 black-and-white illustrations; 3 of which comprise a chronology of the borders of China, 3 of which illustrate different star configurations or asterisms. 6 "Tables of Asterisms, with translations and explanations". ; Square 4to ; 24 pages View more info