E. Weil (London)

[Stock catalogues, numbered series: 14] Old science and Medicine : History of Photography

London, Ernst Weil, 1949
(22 cm), 64 (2) pp., illustrations. 441 items. Publisher’s pictorial self-wrappers. - Includes (item 7) the Liechtenstein copy of Johannes Angelus, Astrolabium (Augsburg 1488), containing a paper astrolabe made by an otherwise unknown amateur or scholar, Hanns Herghamer. The astrolabe was later extracted from the book and it is now in Oxford in the Museum of the History of Science, Inv. 91897. ¶ Stained in upper corner. Good copy.