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1747 Fortunati da Brescia Sensuum Mechanica Astronomy Physics Illustrated

Fortunato da Brescia was an 18th-century was an Italian Francisican mathematician known primarily for his work “Philosophia Sensuum Mechanica” in which Fortunato discusses the mechanics of studying astronomy. This fine tome features 7 full-page and folding engravings depicting aspects of astronomy and navigation including views of armillary spheres, planetary and lunar orbit, phases of the moon, sun and moon shadows on the earth, the rings of Saturn, and more!

Item number: #2321

Price: $599

FORTUNATI, da Brixia

Philosophia Sensuum Mechanica : methodice tractata atque ad usus academicos accommodate Secundis curis P.f. Fortunati a Brixia

Brixiae : Rizzardi, 1747.


•Collation: Complete with all pages; volume 3 (of 4)

o[VIII], 506, [2]

oIllustrated with 7 folding engravings

•References: Riccardi I, 189

•Language: Latin

•Binding: Leather; tight & secure

•Size: ~10in X 8in (26cm x 20cm)

•Very high comparable auction prices

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1747 Fortunati da Brescia Sensuum Mechanica Astronomy

Estimate $599 - $1,200Apr 8, 2018
100 N Providence Rd
Ste 101
Columbia, MO 65203
United States
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