Item description for An Annotated Census of Copernicus' De Revolutionibus: (Nuremberg, 1543 and Basel, 1566) (Studia Copernicana - Brill Series, Volume 2) by Owen Gingerich...
This work lists and describes, on the basis of direct examination, all of the 560 located copies of the 1st and 2nd editions of Copernicus' "De revolutionibus orbium coelestium" that survive in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, plus copies of known provenance destroyed, stolen or lost.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 8.25" Height: 11.25" Weight: 3.95 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2002
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004114661 ISBN13 9789004114661
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More About Owen Gingerich
Owen Gingerich is Professor of Astronomy and of the History of Science, Emeritus, Department of Astronomy and the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.
Owen Gingerich has an academic affiliation as follows - Department of Astronomy and the Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, H.