Jul 09 at 10:30 AM - Sale 2540 - Exhibition Hours

Sale 2540 - Lot 255

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
(JAPAN -- ASTRONOMY.) Iguchi, Tsunemori. Tenmon Zukai. 5 volumes, well-illustrated with woodblock charts and diagrams. 8vo format, 9x6 1/4 inches, original blue wrappers with silk consolidated endcaps and printed paper title-labels, light wear; light dampstain to the second volume. Japan, Genroku 2 (1689)

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An exceptional set of early celestial study, the first Japanese book of its kind.