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[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]

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[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]

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[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]
Additional title: D'onde nascano le imperfettioni delli cannoechiali, ed in qual modo si possa tentare il rimedio ; Della figura de' vetri iperbolica, eliptica, e parabolica ; Dell'uso dei cannocchiali, e dei miscroscopij.
Names
Lana Terzi, Francesco (1631-1687) (Author)
Collection

Prodromo, ouero, Saggio di alcune inuentioni nuoue premesso all'Arte maestra, opera che prepara il p. Francesco Lana Bresciano della Compagnia di Giesv. Per mostrare li piu reconditi principij della naturale filosofia, riconosciuti con accurata teorica nelle piu segnalate inuentioni, ed isperienze sin'hora ritrouate da gli scrittori di questa materia & altre nuoue dell'autore medesimo. Dedicato alla Sacra Maesta Cesarea del imperatore Leopoldo I.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1670
Place: Brescia
Publisher: Rizzardi
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1670 (Lana Terzi, F. Prodromo)
Topics
Inventions
Telescopes
Microscopes
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 8851349
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14387140
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2268b070-c6b6-012f-6409-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1631: Creator Born
  • 1670: Issued
  • 1687: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1670. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f403-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f403-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1670). [The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f403-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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[The source of imperfections in telescopes, and how one can attempt to remedy them (fig. LXIV) ; Hyperbolic, elliptical and parabolic figures of glass (figs. LXIV-LXV); Use of telescopes and microscopes (figs. LXVI-LXXII).]