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Astronomical-geographical Essays/rare 1st Ed/1789/george Adams/fine Leather Bnd. For Sale

Astronomical-geographical Essays/rare 1st Ed/1789/george Adams/fine Leather Bnd.

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VERY RARE - SCARCE EDITION
FINE ORIGINAL LEATHER BINDING
RARE TRUE FIRST EDITION
22 ORIGINAL COPPER ENGRAVED PLATES

ASTRONOMICAL & GEOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS
Containing
I: Comprehensive View of the General Principles of Astronomy
II: The Use of the Celestial and Terrestrial Globes....,
III: The Description and Use of the Armillary Sphere, Planetarium, Tellurian and Lunarium....,
IV: Practical Astronomy or the use of Quadrant or Equatorial
by
GEORGE ADAMS

LONDON: Printed for the Author by R.Hindmarsh, Printer to the Prine of Wales, MDCCLXXXIX, 1789, [published date: 1789]. Rare First edition. 8vo. 8.5" x 5.5" inches (LxB). Pp. xix, (1), 665, 15 (ads) pages, stipple engraved frontis. + *21 folding copper engraved plates,+ the 15 page PriceCatalog of the Mathematical, Philosophical, and Optical Instruments, made for George Adams and for sale at the sign of Tycho Brahe's head, at number 60 Fleet Street, bound in at the end. Plates are dated 1788 in the margins below images

Fine original contemporary tree calf leather boards, gilt ruled spines with 5 raised bands & a brown gilt lettered morocco label; decorative stipple engraved frontis., title, preface, advertisement and contents list, separately paginated catalogue of mathematical and philosophical instruments and twenty-one folding engraved plts. at rear. Astronomical and Geographical Essays, includes A Treatise describing the Construction, and Explaining the Use of New Celestial and Terrestrial Globes, contains a Comprehensive View of the General Principles of Astronomy, The Use of the Celestial and Terrestrial Globes...., The Description and Use of the Armillary Sphere, Planetarium, Tellurian and Lunarium...., . A classic work. There are numerous close-up pictures of the contents given below; please click on them for a detailed description (See Scans below). Please take some time to view the 50+ pictures in detail, in order to gain a full idea of the contents and condition.

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CONDITION REPORT: A rare book in a fine original contemporary tree calf leather boards, gilt ruled spines with 5 raised bands & a brown gilt lettered morocco label (See Scans below), minor wear/tear to covers, spine, ends & corners (See Scans below), pages with some age toning, minor spotting-soiling, are clean & bright (See Scans below), the binding is tight & intact (See Scans below). The leather is smooth & supple to the touch (See Scans below). Note: Some staining and dust soiling to plates (See Scans below). Corners professionally repaired (See Scans below). There are many close-up pictures for your kind perusal. Please click on any of the 50+ images above & below in the listing for enlarged close-up pictures of details, virtues & flaws (See Scans below).


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