Della Porta Giovanni Battista - De Humana Physiognomonia (bound with:) / Physiognomoniae Coelestis - 1650

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Della Porta Giovanni Battista - De Humana Physiognomonia (bound with:) / Physiognomoniae Coelestis - 1650
Astronomie, Histoire naturelle, Science (général) - Quantité : 1 - Livre

Della Porta Giovanni Battista
De Humana Physiognomonia ( bound with )/ Physiognomoniae Coelestis.
Rothomagi - Sumptibus
Ioannis Berthelin - 1650 -
(12), 403, (41)p.
(12), 154 p.
19 x 12 cm.

Dorbon, 3727 "Edition la plus complete et la plus rare".
Graesse V 417.

2 important treatises by G. B. Of the Gate, united in a single tome, with 2 distinct title pages.
Both publications printed in Rouen in 1650.

"De Humana.."
describes the similarities between facial expressions of humans and animals.
In "Physiognomoniae Coelestis"
the author expresses the various aspects of the solar system and the characteristics of celestial bodies.

Beautiful coeval soft parchment binding, with manuscript applied on a further part of parchment on the spine.

Text perfectly anchored to the spine. Crisp and clean pages.
The cover pages and 83 engravings (complete) are untouched, without stains, stamps or erasures.
Only a small defect at the outer bottom corner of p. 51 (see photo), with the loss of a few letters of text.
Original endpapers included.
In good overall condition.
Collated. Complete.

Informations du lot
Object
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Astronomie, Histoire naturelle, Science (général)
Auteur/ Illustrateur
Della Porta Giovanni Battista
Titre du livre
De Humana Physiognomonia (bound with:) / Physiognomoniae Coelestis
État
Bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1650
Édition
Édition illustrée
Langue
Latin
Langue originale
Oui
Éditeur
Ioannis Berthelin
Reliure
Vélin
Nombre de pages
557
Dimensions
19×12 cm
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