[Measuring instruments and scale] Meta del Piedi Vicentino. Diviso in sei oncie, ed ogni oncia in quattro Minuti.
M. Vd. Gucht Sculp [c.1720]
Engraving, rare; platemark 310 x 215mm (12¼ x 8½").
[Ref: 42482] £160.00
Diagram Illustrating the Theory of the Seasons. The phenomena of the seasons is occasioned by the annual motion of the Earth...
Entered at Stationers Hall. [John Emslie.]
London: J. Reynolds, 174, Strand; Ackermann & Co., Strand; Reeves & Son, Cheapside. [n.d., c.1846.]
Hand-coloured engraving. Sheet: 295 x 235mm (11½ x 9¼"). Trimmed within plate. A diagram showing the Earth's movment around the Sun with small vignettes of cherubs illustrating the characteristics of the seasons.
[Ref: 42716] £190.00