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[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]

Image ID: 1157689

[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical ...  [D'onde nascano le imperfettioni delli cannoechiali, ed in qu...] (1670)

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Image Title

:  [The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]

Alternate Title

: D'onde nascano le imperfettioni delli cannoechiali, ed in qual modo si possa tentare il rimedio ; Della figura de' vetri iperbolica, eliptica, e parabolica ; Dell'uso dei cannocchiali, e dei miscroscopij.

Additional Name(s)

: Lana Terzi, Francesco, 1631-1687 -- Author

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item/Page/Plate

: [Pl. 20]

Source

: Prodromo, ouero, Saggio di alcune inuentioni nuoue premesso all'Arte maestra, opera che prepara il p. Francesco Lana Bresciano della Compagnia di Giesv. Per mostrare li piu reconditi principij della naturale filosofia, riconosciuti con accurata teorica nelle piu segnalate inuentioni, ed isperienze sin'hora ritrouate da gli scrittori di questa materia & altre nuoue dell'autore medesimo. Dedicato alla Sacra Maesta Cesarea del imperatore Leopoldo I.

Source Description

: 4 p. l., 252 p. : 20 pl. (incl. music) ; 33 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KB+ 1670 (Lana Terzi, F. Prodromo)

Digital ID

: 1157689

Record ID

: 448953

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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