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The Resource Tre libri della sostanza et forma del mondo, del clarissimo M. Giouan Maria Memo dottor & caualiere ; ne quali per modo di dialogo si disputano molte acutissime questioni, & sono poi risolute con le ragioni de i piu saui philosophi, & de i piu dotti astrologi antichi

Tre libri della sostanza et forma del mondo, del clarissimo M. Giouan Maria Memo dottor & caualiere ; ne quali per modo di dialogo si disputano molte acutissime questioni, & sono poi risolute con le ragioni de i piu saui philosophi, & de i piu dotti astrologi antichi

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Tre libri della sostanza et forma del mondo
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Tre libri della sostanza et forma del mondo
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del clarissimo M. Giouan Maria Memo dottor & caualiere ; ne quali per modo di dialogo si disputano molte acutissime questioni, & sono poi risolute con le ragioni de i piu saui philosophi, & de i piu dotti astrologi antichi
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Summary
Based on conversations between the author and his uncle, Giovanni Battista Memmo, designated in the dialog by the initials G. M. and G. B. respectively, the three books comprise a discussion of the shape and substance of the world.
Cataloging source
SMI
Citation location within source
  • M-1235
  • 2512
  • CNCE 39247
Citation source
  • Adams
  • Houzeau & Lancaster. Astronomie (1964 ├ęd.)
  • EDIT 16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Topics include the elements, the importance of the weather and meteorology, causes and effects of material generation and corruption, dimensions, weight, time, measurement, longitude and latitude, signs of the zodiac, and the planets
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Tre libri della sostanza et forma del mondo, del clarissimo M. Giouan Maria Memo dottor & caualiere ; ne quali per modo di dialogo si disputano molte acutissime questioni, & sono poi risolute con le ragioni de i piu saui philosophi, & de i piu dotti astrologi antichi
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Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: A4 a-s4 t2
  • Printed in large roman type
  • Woodcuts: Farri's device on t.p. (a griffin holding a tablet in his talons, from which is suspended a winged orb, within a cartouche framed with putti, grotesques, quivers of arrows, bows, trumpets, books, and fruits); one large (60 x 60 mm) and two small historiated white initials; text illustrated throughout with scientific and diagrams
Dimensions
20 cm (4to)
Extent
[4], 76 [i.e. 74] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: modern vellum covers. Purchase, A. Sokol, 1988.
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ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08353187
  • ucoclc8353187
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Tre libri della sostanza et forma del mondo, del clarissimo M. Giouan Maria Memo dottor & caualiere ; ne quali per modo di dialogo si disputano molte acutissime questioni, & sono poi risolute con le ragioni de i piu saui philosophi, & de i piu dotti astrologi antichi
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: A4 a-s4 t2
  • Printed in large roman type
  • Woodcuts: Farri's device on t.p. (a griffin holding a tablet in his talons, from which is suspended a winged orb, within a cartouche framed with putti, grotesques, quivers of arrows, bows, trumpets, books, and fruits); one large (60 x 60 mm) and two small historiated white initials; text illustrated throughout with scientific and diagrams
Dimensions
20 cm (4to)
Extent
[4], 76 [i.e. 74] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: modern vellum covers. Purchase, A. Sokol, 1988.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08353187
  • ucoclc8353187

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