The Glory of Science: Photographs, Books and Prints | 14 September 2017

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Bartoli (Cosimo) - Del modo di misurare le distantie,

Sold for £400

Est: £600–800

id=1424103,sku=476270-1,num=1,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Bartoli (Cosimo)

Del modo di misurare le distantie,

first edition , title within a decorative woodcut border, portrait of the author

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Albinus (Petrus) - Meissnische Land und Berg-Chronica

Sold for £260

Est: £300–500

id=1424155,sku=475835-1,num=2,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Albinus (Petrus)

Meissnische Land und Berg-Chronica

n welcher ein vollnstendige Description des Landes, so zwischen der Elbe

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Hart (James) - Klinike, or the Diet of the Diseased,

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Est: £1000–1500

id=1424088,sku=476270-4,num=3,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Hart (James)

Klinike, or the Diet of the Diseased,

first edition, lacking the initial blank, woodcut device on title, woodcut head-pieces and initials

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Lubieniecki (Stanislaus) - Theatrum Cometicum,

Sold for £9500

Est: £10000–15000

id=1424100,sku=476170-1,num=4,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Lubieniecki (Stanislaus)

Theatrum Cometicum,

Duabus Partibus constans, I. Quarum prior continet Epistolas & Communicationes variorum per Europam Clarissimorum...

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Colomboni (Angelo Maria) - Prattica Gnomonica

Sold for £120

Est: £150–250

id=1424171,sku=476119-1,num=5,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Colomboni (Angelo Maria)

Prattica Gnomonica

o vero Tavole, con le quali ciascuno ageuolmente puo far da se gli Horologi da Sole…Calcolate…da gradi 40 sino a 45

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Wharton (Sir George) - The Works of That Late Most Excellent Philosopher and Astronomer...

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Est: £400–600

id=1424148,sku=476139-2,num=6,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Wharton (Sir George)

The Works of That Late Most Excellent Philosopher and Astronomer Sir George Wharton Bar

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Turner (Daniel) - Syphillis.

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Est: £200–300

id=1424157,sku=476270-2,num=7,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Turner (Daniel)

Syphillis.

A Practical Dissertation on the Venereal Disease, third edition, revised, corrected and improved, engraved frontispiece

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Serponte (Joannes Georgius) - Physionomia Officiorum, sive Lex Naturalis Explicata Erotemata, et Apocrimata de Officiis...

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Est: £150–200

id=1424162,sku=457349-9,num=8,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Serponte (Joannes Georgius)

Physionomia Officiorum, sive Lex Naturalis Explicata Erotemata, et Apocrimata de Officiis...

sub Praesidio P. Josephi Seybold, folding engraved frontispiece, woodcut head and tailpieces, initials

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Vega (Georg, Freiherr von) - Vollständige Sammlung grösserer logarithmisch-trigonometrischer Tafeln,

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Est: £150–200

id=1424085,sku=453482-15,num=9,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Vega (Georg, Freiherr von)

Vollständige Sammlung grösserer logarithmisch-trigonometrischer Tafeln,

first edition, text in Latin & German, occasional spotting and browning, contemporary morocco, gilt

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10

[Darwin (Charles)] - Transactions of the Geological Society,

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Est: £8000–10000

id=1424180,sku=476270-8,num=10,auc=36259,aucid=3446

[Darwin (Charles)]

Transactions of the Geological Society,

12 vols. in thirteen, illustrations and 477 maps some coloured and folding, some light spotting and foxing

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11

Jamieson (Alexander) - A Celestial Atlas,

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Est: £1500–2000

id=1424115,sku=476270-5,num=11,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Jamieson (Alexander)

A Celestial Atlas,

comprising a Systematic Display of the Heavens in a Series of Thirty Maps, engraved title, dedication, and 30 plates

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Middleton (J.) - A Celestial Atlas,

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Est: £400–600

id=1424143,sku=476270-6,num=12,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Middleton (J.)

A Celestial Atlas,

engraved title and 5 hand-coloured celestial maps, contemporary worn tissue guards

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Darwin (Charles) - Journal of Researches

Sold for £200

Est: £250–350

id=1424113,sku=476232-2,num=13,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Darwin (Charles)

Journal of Researches

into the Natural History and Geology… second edition , text-illustrations, lacking half-title and advertisements

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Darwin (Charles) - The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication, 2 vol

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Est: £500–700

id=1424179,sku=476270-3,num=14,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Darwin (Charles)

The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication, 2 vol

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Gunther (Robert W.T.) - The Astrolabes of the World,

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Est: £800–1200

id=1424163,sku=476139-1,num=15,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Gunther (Robert W.T.)

The Astrolabes of the World,

Based upon the Series of Instruments in the Lewis Evans Collection in the Old Ashmolean Museum at Oxford...

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[Combined Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee] - Rockets and Directed Missiles

Sold for £500

Est: £300–400

id=1424105,sku=476242-1,num=16,auc=36259,aucid=3446

[Combined Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee]

Rockets and Directed Missiles

ITEM No.. 4 & 6, File No. XXVIII-56, including 'Survey of Development of Liquid Rockets in Germany and Their Future...

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United Nations Relief and Rehabitation - Administration. Bulletin of Communicable Diseases and Medical Notes

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Est: £300–400

id=1424137,sku=463006-2,num=17,auc=36259,aucid=3446

United Nations Relief and Rehabitation

Administration. Bulletin of Communicable Diseases and Medical Notes , 5 vol in 3, complete , maps , contemporary cloth

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18

Boulton (Matthew) - Ink signature on parchment with personal red wax seal affixed

Sold for £150

Est: £200–300

id=1424188,sku=476216-1,num=18,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Boulton (Matthew)

Ink signature on parchment with personal red wax seal affixed, some foxing and age-related toning, 4 x 18cm

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19

Stephenson (Robert) - Ink signature clipped from the close of a letter, mounted, yellowing

Sold for £70

Est: £100–120

id=1424129,sku=475637-24,num=19,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Stephenson (Robert)

Ink signature clipped from the close of a letter, mounted, yellowing, pencil annotation, 2.5 x 8.5cm .

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Lyell (Charles) - Autograph letter signed to Sir Edward Ryan, reading

Sold for £1200

Est: £700–900

id=1424164,sku=475645-12,num=20,auc=36259,aucid=3446

Lyell (Charles)

Autograph letter signed to Sir Edward Ryan, reading "Babbage tells me I may send to his house the letters from Dr

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