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24 April 2001
PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius. Liber de analemmate. Edited by Federico Commandino. -- Federico COMMANNDINO. De horologiorum descriptione. Rome: Paulo Manuzio, 1562.
4o (204 x 150 mm). Woodcut dolphin and anchor device on title, woodcut diagrams in text. (Light dampstaining at beginning and end.) Contemporary limp vellum. Six manuscript diagrams laid-in.
Commandino also edited the Aldine Archimedes of 1558 (see lot 244). Adams P-2216; Ahmanson-Murphy 512; Renouard 187.13.
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