Astronomy, Curio & ephemera, Mathematics, Astrology, comets - Quantity: 1 - Book
|Object:||Book (More lots)|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Subject:||Astrology, comets, Astronomy, Curio & ephemera, Mathematics|
|Author/ Illustrator:||Martin Szentivanyi|
|Book Title:||Curiosiora et selectiora variarum scientiarum miscellanea|
|Publication year oldest item:||1689|
|Publisher:||Trnava (western Slovakia), Typographia Academica Societatis Jesu|
CURIOSIORA ET SELECTIORA VARIARUM SCIENTIARUM MISCELLANEA. In tres partes divisa. Quarum primam continet: curiosas dissertationes physico-mathematicas. Altera curiosas ephemerides ac curiosas rerum variarum observationes. Tertia. Diversas synopses chronologicas. Authore. P. Martino Szent-Jvany, Societatis Iesu sacerdote. Decas prima [-secundae]
Trnava (1689) - Typographia Academica Societatis Jesu
1 THICK volume in-4° (204 mm x 153 mm), 80 mm thick
, 444, 274 [i.e. 264],  p.,  leaves of plates (including frontispiece)
CONTEMPORARY BLIND STAMPED BINDING OVER WOODEN BOARDS stained and partially detached / with some loss in the rear board (see pics). Clips absent. Blue edges. Marginal tear in the lower left corner of the frontispiece. Slight waterstain in the first leaves. Slight waterstain in the lower margin of the last leaves. Paper sometimes a little bit browned. Insignificant small and faded stain at p. Gg2 and Pp2. In general, A VERY GOOD EXEMPLAR.
VERY RARE WORK DEALING WITH ASTRONOMY, COSMOGRAPHY, ASTROLOGY, MATHEMATICS very hard to find in the market. The book was written by SZENTIVANY Marton (Szentiván, 20th October 1633 - Trnava, 5th March 1705), Jesuit scholar, polyhistor, university professor. The "Decas secunda" will be printed two years later.
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