Title Orontij Finei Delphinatis, regij mathematicarum professoris, de solaribus horologiis, & quadrantibus, libri quatuor.
Imprint Parisiis : Apud Gulielmum Cauellat, in pingui Gallina ex aduerso collegij Cameracensis, [1560]
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Physical description 16 unnumbered pages, 223 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 1 leaf of plates (folded) : illustrations (woodcuts) ; 4to (22 cm)
Note Dedication signed at Paris, May 9, 1560.
Printer's device on title page and verso of final leaf. Title page surrounded by woodcut architectural border.
References Adams, F473.
Note Copy 1. Supplier/ Donor: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 5-10 December 1898. Binding: 16th century English? dark brown calf over pasteboards (rebacked); small oval blind stamped centrepiece in centre, with initials "I H" on upper and lower covers, double blind fillets around edges; remains of green silk ties. Price on free endpaper "0.2.6". Inscription on title page "Il fa assai di male chi no[n] fa mente di vene J. Holles". This may be John Holles, first Earl of Clare (ca. 1565-1637). Book label of William Morris Kelmscott House. With catalogue card by Sydney Cockerell.
Variant title De solaribus horologiis, & quadrantibus, libri quatuor
Author, etc. Fine, Oronce, 1494-1555.
Holles, John, Earl of Clare, approximately 1565-1637, former owner.
Morris, William, 1834-1896, former owner.
Topic-LCSH Sundials.
Astronomy.
Mathematics.
System no. .b17238250
Publication place France Paris.
Record no. 230587496