Title A HISTORY OF ANCIENT MATHEMATICAL ASTRONOMY.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Springer-Verlag [Berlin, Heidelberg, New York]. 1975. (1975).
354006995X / 9783540069959
Seller ID 13-0015
1st edition. 555,-1058,-1456 pp. Tall 8vo. Orange cloth with black-lettered front cover & spine. Complete in 3 Parts (volumes). 9 Plates & 619 Figures. Editors: M.J. Klein & G.J. Toomer. The inaugural title in the publisher's Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences series. Part One: Book I. The Almagest and its Direct Predecessors. Book II. Babylonian Astronomy. Part Two: Book III Egypt. Book IV. Early Greek Astronomy. Book IV Astronomy during the Roman Imperial Period and Late Antiquity. Part Three: Book V. Appendices and Indices. Figures and Plates. Spines are faded and a previous owner's [Stephen J. Lieberman, Research Associate, Near Eastern Section, University of Pennsylvania Museum and author of many books & articles] bookplate on the front paste-down endpaper of each volume, the upper right corner of Volume 1 is bumped with a corresponding tear on the upper left corner of the front paste-down endpaper o/w Near Fine, i.e. very minor signs of use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping.