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Price Realized: $3,750 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2343 Lot 69
GALILEI, GALILEO. Opere. Folding engraved plate of geometrical compass; woodcut text illustrations and diagrams.  (of ), , 29-32, 48, 48, , 160, , 68, 127, , , 264, 43, ; , 60, , 104, , 105-156, 48, , 179,  pages, including half-titles, engraved portrait of Galileo in Volume 1, and initial blank in Volume 2; lacks the frontispiece. 11 parts in 2 volumes. 4to, 229x165 mm, contemporary vellum boards with morocco lettering pieces, bindings soiled, top and bottom spine compartments damaged; intermittent severe browning. Bookplates of Francis E. Nipher, his ownership inscriptions dated 1875. Bologna: per gli HH. del Dozza, 1656-57
Estimate $3,000 - 5,000
first collected edition of Galileo's writings on mathematics, hydraulics, mechanics, and astronomy (omitting the Dialogo sopra i Due Massimi Sistemi). Cinti 132; Gamba 482; Riccardi I, 518.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $3,750