Galileo, the Medici and the Age of Astronomy (2 Volume Boxed Set)

By: Camerota, Filippo; Miniati, Mara; Strano, Giorgio

Price: $75.47

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Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza; -; 2009; Two paperback volumes in slipcase. Special edition, 2009. First volume, The Medici and the Sciences; abridged edition of the catalogue: I Medici e le scienze. Strumente e macchine nelle collezioni granducali, edited by Filipo Camerata and Mara Miniata, Firenze 2008; 158 pages, blue printed cover with French flaps. Beautifully illustrated. Second volume, Galileo's Telescope: The Instrument that Changed the World, edited by Giorgio Strano; 119 pages, similar blue printed cover and well presented illustrations. Both volumes in Near Fine to Fine condition. Second volume show a light bump at base of spine. Otherwise crisp,clean, tight. Appear unread. In Good matching blue slipcase showing quite a bit of scuffing.

Title: Galileo, the Medici and the Age of Astronomy (2 Volume Boxed Set)

Author Name: Camerota, Filippo; Miniati, Mara; Strano, Giorgio

Categories: Science & Technology,

Seller ID: 24828