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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 68

    CALANDRELLI, Giuseppe and Andrea CONTI. Opuscoli astronomici, e fisici, Rome: Salomoni, 1803. 4° (292 x 214mm). Exquisitely hand-coloured title-vignette and 2 folding plates, one finely coloured by hand, folding printed table, half-title (occasional minimal foxing). Contemporary speckled calf gilt (rebacked with most of original spine preserved).

    Price Realised  

    CALANDRELLI, Giuseppe and Andrea CONTI. Opuscoli astronomici, e fisici, Rome: Salomoni, 1803. 4° (292 x 214mm). Exquisitely hand-coloured title-vignette and 2 folding plates, one finely coloured by hand, folding printed table, half-title (occasional minimal foxing). Contemporary speckled calf gilt (rebacked with most of original spine preserved).

    A FINE LARGE PAPER COPY of this scarce work on astronomy.


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