Petri Gassendi Institutio Astronomica Juxta Hypotheseis Tam Veterum Quam Recentiorum

Petri Gassendi Institutio Astronomica Juxta Hypotheseis Tam Veterum Quam Recentiorum : Cui Accesserunt Galilei Galilei Nuncius Sidereus, Et Johannis Kepleri Dioptrice. (1683)

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  • Paperback | 418 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 22mm | 744g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English, Latin
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240833784
  • 9781240833788