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1782 Science & Astronomy Zodiac Cosmography Atlas MAPS

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1782 Science & Astronomy Zodiac Cosmography Atlas MAPS Geography Italian

The first Italian edition of Chevigny’s “La Scienza” appeared in 1716. It covered many fields of knowledge including religion, astronomy, geography, fine art, wars, fortifications, royal families, architecture, marine life, and fairy tales.

This 1782 printing is considered the most complete of all of the Italian printings. This volume discusses many fascinating topics including:

•Religions of the world, general worship, Christian rites and customs
•Astronomy; astrology & religious undertones
oStudy of cosmography
oUniverse mysteries
oZodiac
oConstellations
•General geography, European geography (w/ maps)
oBritain; Scotland & England
oScandinavia; Norway, Denmark
oRussia, Moscow
oPoland, Transylvania, Bohemia
oFrance; Normandy
oGermany; Austria
oSpain; Portugal
oTurkey; Sultans, and shaping of countries in the Middle East

Many of the sections are written in a question and answer setting and include incredible illustrations such as views of the solar system, illustrated compass, mathematical figures, constellations and the zodiac, a world map, and maps of the countries of the world

Item number: #1401

Price: $499

CHEVIGNY; Henry Philippe de LIMIERS

La scienza delle persone di corte di spada e di toga

Napoli : a spese di Antonio Cervone, 1782.

Details:
•Collation complete with all pages: [24], 444,
o17 incredible engraved illustrations – maps, star charts, math figures
•Binding: vellum; tight and secure
•References: ESTC T 80826;
•Language: Italian
•Size: ~7in X 4in (18cm x 10cm)

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1782 Science & Astronomy Zodiac Cosmography Atlas MAPS

Estimate $500 - $1,000Nov 5, 2017
100 N Providence Rd
Ste 101
Columbia, MO 65203
United States
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