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Wing, Vincent (1619-1668)
ASTRONOMIA INSTAURATA: OR, A NEW AND COMPENDIOUS RESTAURATION OF ASTRONOMIE... WHEREUNTO IS ADDED, A SHORT CATALOGUE OF ALL THE MOST ACCURATE AND REMARKABLE COELESTIALL OBSERVATIONS, THAT HAVE BEEN MADE BY TYCHO, LONGOMONTANUS, GASSENDUS, THE LANDGRAVE OF HASSIA, AND OTHERS. LONDON: R. AND W. LEYBOURN FOR THE COMPANY OF STATIONERS, 1656
LOT SOLD. 625 GBP
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694
Wing, Vincent (1619-1668)
ASTRONOMIA INSTAURATA: OR, A NEW AND COMPENDIOUS RESTAURATION OF ASTRONOMIE... WHEREUNTO IS ADDED, A SHORT CATALOGUE OF ALL THE MOST ACCURATE AND REMARKABLE COELESTIALL OBSERVATIONS, THAT HAVE BEEN MADE BY TYCHO, LONGOMONTANUS, GASSENDUS, THE LANDGRAVE OF HASSIA, AND OTHERS. LONDON: R. AND W. LEYBOURN FOR THE COMPANY OF STATIONERS, 1656
LOT SOLD. 625 GBP
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Wing, Vincent (1619-1668)
ASTRONOMIA INSTAURATA: OR, A NEW AND COMPENDIOUS RESTAURATION OF ASTRONOMIE... WHEREUNTO IS ADDED, A SHORT CATALOGUE OF ALL THE MOST ACCURATE AND REMARKABLE COELESTIALL OBSERVATIONS, THAT HAVE BEEN MADE BY TYCHO, LONGOMONTANUS, GASSENDUS, THE LANDGRAVE OF HASSIA, AND OTHERS. LONDON: R. AND W. LEYBOURN FOR THE COMPANY OF STATIONERS, 1656
FIRST EDITION, folio (280 x 178mm.), title printed in red and black, woodcut diagrams, errata leaf at beginning, contemporary calf, binding slightly worn, rebacked and repaired retaining old red morocco label on spine
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Provenance

bought from E.M. Lawson & Company, East Hagbourne, 2000

Literature

Tomash & Williams W90; ESTC R8300; Wing W2987; Houzeau & Lancaster 9228

Catalogue Note

Uncommon at auction. This is, according to Houzeau and Lancaster, a rewritten edition of Wing’s Harmonicon coeleste, or the celestiall harmony of the visible world (1651).

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