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The Resource Gio. Paolo Gallucci Salodiano Academico ueneto Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia : oue, si uede la somma della teorica, et pratica di queste due nobilissime scienze

Gio. Paolo Gallucci Salodiano Academico ueneto Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia : oue, si uede la somma della teorica, et pratica di queste due nobilissime scienze

Label
Gio. Paolo Gallucci Salodiano Academico ueneto Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia : oue, si uede la somma della teorica, et pratica di queste due nobilissime scienze
Title
Gio. Paolo Gallucci Salodiano Academico ueneto Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia
Title remainder
oue, si uede la somma della teorica, et pratica di queste due nobilissime scienze
Title variation
  • Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia
  • Della fabrica et vso di diversi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia
  • Della fabrica et uso di diversi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
The first encyclopedia of astronomical instruments, containing description and ample illustration of the design and operation of astronomical and mathematical instruments.
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • G-167
  • CNCE 20299
Citation source
  • Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
  • EDIT 16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB85
LC item number
.G3
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Gallucci discusses Oronce Fine's quadrant and planisphere, Ptolemy's equinoctial armillary sphere and quadrant, Agrippa's sphere, Stofler's quadrant, Gemma Frisius's Jacob's staff, and a hemisphere of Gallucci's own device. This is the second edition, following the first published the previous year
Label
Gio. Paolo Gallucci Salodiano Academico ueneto Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia : oue, si uede la somma della teorica, et pratica di queste due nobilissime scienze
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: a-b4 A-Z4 Aa-Lll4
  • Engraved architectural title-page, featuring drawings of astronomical instruments, such as quadrants, armillary spheres, and slide rule
  • Woodcuts: Text lavishly illustrated with 137 woodcut drawings and diagrams, including 43 full-page illustrations, 1 folded leaf of plates inserted between leaves 76 and 77; two of the leaves contain volvelles (leaves 149r-149v and 153r); ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Gallucci's dedication is addressed to Carlo Sanvitali, and dated May 24, 1597 in Venice
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm (4to)
Extent
[8], 228 leaves, [1] folded leaf of plates
Lccn
19005827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: old vellum boards; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Gallucci. Astron.;" edges stained blue. Purchase, Getty Fund, from Simon Finch, 2000/2001.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16959828
  • ucoclc16959828
Label
Gio. Paolo Gallucci Salodiano Academico ueneto Della fabrica et uso di diuersi stromenti di astronomia et cosmografia : oue, si uede la somma della teorica, et pratica di queste due nobilissime scienze
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: a-b4 A-Z4 Aa-Lll4
  • Engraved architectural title-page, featuring drawings of astronomical instruments, such as quadrants, armillary spheres, and slide rule
  • Woodcuts: Text lavishly illustrated with 137 woodcut drawings and diagrams, including 43 full-page illustrations, 1 folded leaf of plates inserted between leaves 76 and 77; two of the leaves contain volvelles (leaves 149r-149v and 153r); ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Gallucci's dedication is addressed to Carlo Sanvitali, and dated May 24, 1597 in Venice
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm (4to)
Extent
[8], 228 leaves, [1] folded leaf of plates
Lccn
19005827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: old vellum boards; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Gallucci. Astron.;" edges stained blue. Purchase, Getty Fund, from Simon Finch, 2000/2001.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16959828
  • ucoclc16959828

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