The Art of Dialling, By a New, Easie, and Most Speedy Way, Shewing How to Describe the Houre-lines upon all Sorts of Plaines, Howsoever, or in What Latitude so-ever Scituated; As Also, to Find the Suns Azimuth, Whereby the Sight of Any Plaine is Examined
Foster, Samuel. Edited by Frederick W. Sawyer III.

North American Sundial Society 2001 Limited facsimile edition, #8 of twenty-two, based on the 1638 and 1675 editions of this work. Very good oversized hardcover in blue binding without dust jacket. Light wear along the edges of the boards with minor bumping to the head and heel of the spine. 60 pages. The first part of this work is a facsimile of the 1638 edition of The Art of Dialling and the second part has the text of the 1638 and 1675 editions side by side for comparison. Uncommon in hardcover. (Item ID: 10879)

$95.00

Topic Notification


I heard his library burned down and that both books were destroyed-and one of them hadn't even been colored in yet. -- John Dawkins
Site by Bibliopolis