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Stadius, Joannes
TABULAE BERGENSES AEQUABILIS ET ADPARENTIS MOTUS ORBIUM COELESTIUM. COLOGNE: ARNOLD BIRCKMANN, 1560
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Stadius, Joannes
TABULAE BERGENSES AEQUABILIS ET ADPARENTIS MOTUS ORBIUM COELESTIUM. COLOGNE: ARNOLD BIRCKMANN, 1560
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Stadius, Joannes
TABULAE BERGENSES AEQUABILIS ET ADPARENTIS MOTUS ORBIUM COELESTIUM. COLOGNE: ARNOLD BIRCKMANN, 1560
FIRST EDITION, folio (300 x 200mm.), woodcut portrait vignette on title, woodcut initials, contemporary limp vellum, browned and dampstained
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Provenance

bought from Martayan Lan, New York, 1990; Erwin Tomash, booklabel

Literature

Tomash & Williams S176; USTC 695966; VD16 S8483

Catalogue Note

A compendium of astronomical tables, named after the author's patron, the prince Bishop of Liège, Robert de Bergues, in pompous imitation of the Alfonsine tables. It includes "De fixis stellis commentarius", an update of Ptolemy's astrological star catalogue for 1560.

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