A TREATISE ON PRACTICAL ASTRONOMY, by S. Vince - 1790 Cambridge University


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A TREATISE ON PRACTICAL ASTRONOMY, by S. Vince - 1790 Cambridge University

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A Treatise on Practical Astronomy

by S. Vince

Very scarce 1790 edition. 204 pages plus plates. 8.5" by 11.25".

Published by: J. Archdeacon. Cambridge. 1790.

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Recased using original brown leather boards with a new brown leather spine that features five raised bands along with a red title block with gilt letters.
  • The back of the volume holds eight foldout plates.
  • Boards show scuffed and rounded corners with some sfcuffing to front right.
  • Some staining and spotting to all areas.
  • A few scratches to back.
  • Pastedowns show ssome staining and soiling.
  • The endpapers have small pieces of tape att the edges with one at center back.
  • Ffep has a five inch tear near bottom gutter.
  • Small piece of tape at title page fore edge.
  • Inscription on back endpaper.
  • Text block darkened with all text quite legible.
  • No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20160627

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Subject: Science & Medicine
Topic: Astronomy
Original/Facsimile: Original
Binding: Leather
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Publisher: J. Archdeacon
Place of Publication: Cambridge
Year Printed: 17900000
Author: Rev. S. Vince
Region: Europe
Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
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