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Della grandezza della terra et dell'acqua, trattato di M. Alessandro Piccolomini

Label
Della grandezza della terra et dell'acqua
Title
Della grandezza della terra et dell'acqua
Statement of responsibility
trattato di M. Alessandro Piccolomini
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Cataloging source
RPJCB
Citation location within source
  • 513
  • v. 1, p. P-273
Citation source
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Riccardi, P. Bibliotheca matematica italiana
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Della grandezza della terra et dell'acqua, trattato di M. Alessandro Piccolomini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Second ed. (following the first ed. of 1558) of a treatise on the relative quanties of earth and water making up the globe by Alessandro Piccolomini, at the time professor of moral philosophy in Padua
  • Leaf 9 contains a discussion of western discoveries; verso of leaf 28 discusses of New Spain, Yucatan, and Peru
  • Printed in roman type; preliminaries and shoulder notes in italic type
  • Woodcuts: printer's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf (Ziletti's star within an oval cartouche, with motto "Inter omnes"); white historiated initials; three geometric diagrams
  • Signatures: *4 A-L4
  • Not in Adams
Dimensions
21 cm. (4to)
Edition
Nuouamente mandato in luce.
Extent
[4], 43, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary vellum boards; gold-stamped spine title; gold-stamped floral ornaments in spine panels; edges stained blue. Early ownership inscription on t.p.; bookplate of Harrison D. Horblit on front pastedown. Purchase, H.P. Kraus, 1987.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)81319404
  • ucoclc81319404
Label
Della grandezza della terra et dell'acqua, trattato di M. Alessandro Piccolomini
Publication
Note
  • Second ed. (following the first ed. of 1558) of a treatise on the relative quanties of earth and water making up the globe by Alessandro Piccolomini, at the time professor of moral philosophy in Padua
  • Leaf 9 contains a discussion of western discoveries; verso of leaf 28 discusses of New Spain, Yucatan, and Peru
  • Printed in roman type; preliminaries and shoulder notes in italic type
  • Woodcuts: printer's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf (Ziletti's star within an oval cartouche, with motto "Inter omnes"); white historiated initials; three geometric diagrams
  • Signatures: *4 A-L4
  • Not in Adams
Dimensions
21 cm. (4to)
Edition
Nuouamente mandato in luce.
Extent
[4], 43, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary vellum boards; gold-stamped spine title; gold-stamped floral ornaments in spine panels; edges stained blue. Early ownership inscription on t.p.; bookplate of Harrison D. Horblit on front pastedown. Purchase, H.P. Kraus, 1987.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)81319404
  • ucoclc81319404

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