Lot 505

Figatelli (Giuseppe Maria)

Retta Linea Gnomonica…, second (enlarged) edition, 1 leaf of preliminaries, woodcut title vignette representing the globe, woodcut initials and ornaments, text woodcut charts and astronomical diagrams, 8 folding plates,  small tear to *3, first plate and a7, title dusty, some spotting and marking, contemporary vellum over boards, soiled, joints weakening, [Riccardi, I, 458], 4to, Modena, Viviano Soliani, 1675.

***Scarce edition of this early treatise on sundials.

Estimate: £300-£400