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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 159 of 207: Stoeffler, Johannes Elucidatio Fabricae ususque Astrolabii. Lutetiae: Guillaume Cavellat, 1553. 8vo, full calf, sometime rebacked, blind panelling to lower board enclosing crowned CR monogram with small skull all crossed out; leaves: [8], 48, 57-172 (lacking 49-56 and final un-numbered leaf); 1 folding letterpress table (of 3), numerous illus to text, letterpress tables. A highly significant text in early astronomy, Stoeffler's book studied the manufacture and use of the astrolabe through a seri

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Sold For:£110
Estimate: £60 - £80

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed