Apr 03, 2014 - Sale 2343

Sale 2343 - Lot 5

Price Realized: $ 1,500
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ALFONSO DE CÓRDOBA. Tabule Astronomice Elisabeth Regine. [51] (of [52]) leaves, including blank B8; lacks last leaf with colophon and printer's device. 4to, 213x151 mm, 20th-century 1/2 morocco, spine faded, covers slightly warped; scattered foxing and early marginalia, single small wormhole throughout not impairing legibility. Stamp of the bookseller Giuseppe Martini (1870-1944) on title and last page. (Venice: Petrus Liechtenstein, 1503)

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first edition of a collection of astronomical tables compiled for Isabella I, Queen of Castile and Aragon, with canons explaining their use. Houzeau & Lancaster 12712; Palau 61824.