207
207
Galilei, Galileo (1564-1642) and Baldessare Capra (1580-1626)
USUS ET FABRICA CIRCINI CUIUSDAM PROPORTIONIS, PER QUEM OMNIA FERE TUM EUCLIDIS, TUM MATHEMATICORUM OMNIUM PROBLEMATA FACILI NEGOTIO RESOLVUNTUR. OPERA, ET STUDIO BALTHASARIS CAPRAE (DIFESA DI GALILEO GALILEI... CONTRO ALLE CALUNIE & IMPOSTURE DI BALDESSAR CAPRA...). BOLOGNA: HEIRS OF DOZZA, 1655
Estimate
1,0001,500
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207
Galilei, Galileo (1564-1642) and Baldessare Capra (1580-1626)
USUS ET FABRICA CIRCINI CUIUSDAM PROPORTIONIS, PER QUEM OMNIA FERE TUM EUCLIDIS, TUM MATHEMATICORUM OMNIUM PROBLEMATA FACILI NEGOTIO RESOLVUNTUR. OPERA, ET STUDIO BALTHASARIS CAPRAE (DIFESA DI GALILEO GALILEI... CONTRO ALLE CALUNIE & IMPOSTURE DI BALDESSAR CAPRA...). BOLOGNA: HEIRS OF DOZZA, 1655
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Galilei, Galileo (1564-1642) and Baldessare Capra (1580-1626)
USUS ET FABRICA CIRCINI CUIUSDAM PROPORTIONIS, PER QUEM OMNIA FERE TUM EUCLIDIS, TUM MATHEMATICORUM OMNIUM PROBLEMATA FACILI NEGOTIO RESOLVUNTUR. OPERA, ET STUDIO BALTHASARIS CAPRAE (DIFESA DI GALILEO GALILEI... CONTRO ALLE CALUNIE & IMPOSTURE DI BALDESSAR CAPRA...). BOLOGNA: HEIRS OF DOZZA, 1655
2 parts bound in 2 volumes, 4to (230 x 161mm.), woodcut fleur-de-lys on first title-page, woodcut device on second title-page, woodcut initials and headpieces, woodcut diagrams, uniform modern stamped calf, modern cloth folding boxes
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Provenance

bought from B. & L. Rootenberg Rare Books, Sherman Oaks, CA, 1985

Literature

Tomash & Williams C24 & G7; cf. Carli & Favaro 251, Cinti 132, Riccardi i, 518 (complete Opere)

Catalogue Note

A second copy of Capra's work together with Galileo's response, extracted from the Dozza edition of Galileo's complete works of 1655-1656.

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