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Lupicini, Antonio (1530-1598)
DISCORSO SOPRA LA FABRICA, E USO DELLE NUOVE VERGHE ASTRONOMICHE. FLORENCE: GIORGIO MARESCOTTI, 1582
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 2,750 GBP
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385
Lupicini, Antonio (1530-1598)
DISCORSO SOPRA LA FABRICA, E USO DELLE NUOVE VERGHE ASTRONOMICHE. FLORENCE: GIORGIO MARESCOTTI, 1582
Estimate
1,2001,800
LOT SOLD. 2,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Lupicini, Antonio (1530-1598)
DISCORSO SOPRA LA FABRICA, E USO DELLE NUOVE VERGHE ASTRONOMICHE. FLORENCE: GIORGIO MARESCOTTI, 1582
FIRST EDITION, 4to (218 x 150mm.), woodcut printer’s device on title and last leaf, woodcut illustrations and diagrams, later boards, modern folding cloth box
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Provenance

bought from B. & L. Rootenberg Rare Books, Sherman Oaks, CA, 1987

Literature

Tomash & Williams L144; Edit16 29000; USTC 839211

Catalogue Note

Lupicini was an engineer, astronomer, and architect who worked for both the Grand Duke of Tuscany and Rudolph II. “This work is devoted to two instruments devised by Lupicini: a set of rulers to be used by artillerymen and a surveying device” (Tomash & Williams).

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