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THE DESCRIPTION AND USE OF THE GLOBES, AND THE ORRERY. LONDON: PRINTED FOR THOMAS WRIGHT AND RICHARD CUSHEE, 1731
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Harris, Joseph (1704-1764)
THE DESCRIPTION AND USE OF THE GLOBES, AND THE ORRERY. LONDON: PRINTED FOR THOMAS WRIGHT AND RICHARD CUSHEE, 1731
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Harris, Joseph (1704-1764)
THE DESCRIPTION AND USE OF THE GLOBES, AND THE ORRERY. LONDON: PRINTED FOR THOMAS WRIGHT AND RICHARD CUSHEE, 1731
FIRST EDITION, 8vo (190 x 115mm.), 7 folding engraved plates, contemporary panelled calf, modern folding cloth box, slight stain on first few leaves and final plate, binding slightly worn
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Provenance

Edward S. Gowers, modern stamp and signature

Literature

Tomash & Williams H22; ESTC T113888

Catalogue Note

An expanded version of The description and uses of the celestial and terrestrial globes, 1703, now with a lengthy description of the orrery.

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