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Regiomontanus, Johannes (1436-1476)
TABULAE DIRECTIONUM PROFECTIONUMQUE, NON TAM ASTROLOGIAE IUDICIARIAE. WITTENBERG: M. WELACK, 1584
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 1,000 GBP
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558
Regiomontanus, Johannes (1436-1476)
TABULAE DIRECTIONUM PROFECTIONUMQUE, NON TAM ASTROLOGIAE IUDICIARIAE. WITTENBERG: M. WELACK, 1584
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 1,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Regiomontanus, Johannes (1436-1476)
TABULAE DIRECTIONUM PROFECTIONUMQUE, NON TAM ASTROLOGIAE IUDICIARIAE. WITTENBERG: M. WELACK, 1584
8vo (196 x 162mm.), woodcut initials, modern blindstamped calf, blue edges, 2H4 repaired at foot, a few minor scratches to binding
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Provenance

bought from Jonathan Hill, New York, 1988

Literature

Tomash & Williams R59; USTC 667767; VD16 M6561

Catalogue Note

First published in 1490. Regiomontanus computed tables of directions included in this work, which give the longitudes of the heavenly bodies in relation to the apparent daily rotation of the sky.

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