The Divided Circle: A History of Instruments for Astronomy Navigation and Surveying

Oxford, England: Phaidon / Christie's Limited, 1987. Hardcover. Black cloth over boards; gilt on spine; color illustrated dj; 224 pp; 246 bw illustrations, 16 color illustrations. VG+(like new). Item #115692
ISBN: 0714880388

Beginning with the first section of this book dedicated to the, "Foundations of Astronomy," this catalogue continues with the first systematic study of an important class of instruments that should become the standard reference work for historians, scientists, dealers, and collectors alike.

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