Il saggiatore : nel quale con bilancia esquisita e giusta si ponderano le cose contenute nella Libra astronomica e filosofica di Lotario Sarsi Sigensano [pseud.] / scritto in forma di lettera all'illmo. ... Virginio Cesarini ... dal Sig. Galileo Galilei ...

Creator:
Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642
Published/Created:
In Roma :
Appresso Giacomo Mascardi,
M.D.C.XXIII.
Physical Description:
6 p.l., 236, [2] p. : illus., port., diagrs. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
BEIN QB41 G329 1623 Copy 1: Uncut. "Nota di errori occorsi nello stampare": 2 leaves, one cut out and mounted over the original errata on p. 236, the other bound in ([2] p. at end). Bookplate of James J. Waring.
Engraved title within architectural border, the arms of Urban VIII in the upper panel, the Lincei device in the lower; engraved illustrations and diagrams; some decorated borders and initials.
Title and portrait of Galileo engraved by Francesco Villamena.
Dedication (signed: Gli accademici lincel) followed by two poems in praise of the author, one in Latin by Johannes Faber, the other in Italian by Francesco Stelluti.
Signatures: [*]²a⁴A-Ee⁴Ff⁶[Gg]¹.
Topics:
Astronomy--Early works to 1800
Comets--Early works to 1800
Topics:
Accademia nazionale dei Lincei
Cesarini, Virginio, 1595-1624
Faber, Johannes, ca. 1570-ca. 1640
Galilei, Galileo,--1564-1642--Ms. notes
Grassi, Orazio,--1583-1654.--Libra astronomica ac philosophica
Waring, James J.--Bookplate
Language:
Italian
Genre:
Gauffered edges (Binding)
Format:
Text
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
QB41 G329 1623
Orbis Record:
1310567
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
15940830
Volume/Enumeration:
copy 1
Extent of digitization:
Partial work digitized.
OID:
15940819
PID:
digcoll:4034093

Number of Pages: 1
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