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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 ...

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 ...

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Creator: Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642
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Date: M.D.C.XXIII.
Publisher: Appresso Giacomo Mascardi,
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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.
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6 p.l., 236, [2] p. : illus., port., diagrs. ; 24 cm.
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copy 1
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 15940819
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