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[Facsimiles]. Copernicus, N. De revolutionibus orbium coelestium libri VI. Pelplin,...

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[Facsimiles]. Copernicus, N. De revolutionibus orbium coelestium libri VI. Pelplin, Bernardinum, 2006, 276 facs. lvs., num. ills. and tables, modern blindstamped calf w. leather ties and brass clasps and catches, in wooden case w. gilt title, 4to.

- One leaf has a very small tear on the outer edge. Otherwise a fine copy.

= Facsimile of the first ed. Nuremberg, 1543, made to resemble the copy of the University of Torun (Poland) Library collection, Pol. 6. III. 142. Printed in a limited edition of 100 numbered copies. Includes Hyginus' Poeticon astronomicon in the ed. Cologne, 1534 and Ptolemy's Almagest in the ed. Cologne, 1537, as in the Torun copy. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE II.


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[Facsimiles]. Copernicus, N. De revolutionibus orbium coelestium libri VI. Pelplin, Bernardinum, 2006, 276 facs. lvs., num. ills. and tables, modern blindstamped calf w. leather ties and brass clasps and catches, in wooden case w. gilt title, 4to.

- One leaf has a very small tear on the outer edge. Otherwise a fine copy.

= Facsimile of the first ed. Nuremberg, 1543, made to resemble the copy of the University of Torun (Poland) Library collection, Pol. 6. III. 142. Printed in a limited edition of 100 numbered copies. Includes Hyginus' Poeticon astronomicon in the ed. Cologne, 1534 and Ptolemy's Almagest in the ed. Cologne, 1537, as in the Torun copy. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE II.

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