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Magnes siue de arte magnetica opvs tripartitvm. Quo praeterqvam qvod vniversa magnetis natura, eiusque in omnibus artibus et scientijs vsus noua methodo explicetur, è viribus quoque et prodigiosis effectibus magneticarum, aliarumque abditarum naturae motionum in elementis, lapidibus, plantis et animalibus elucescentium, multa hucusque incognita naturæ arcana per physica, medica, chymica et mathematica omnis generis experimenta recluduntur / [Athanasius Kircher].

Kircher, Athanasius, 1602-1680.
Date
MDCLXI [1641]


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Publication/Creation

Romae : Ex typographia Ludouici Grignani, MDCLXI [1641]

Physical description

16 unnumbered leaves, 524 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves, 525-916 (i.e. 918) pages, 9 unnumbered leaves (last blank), 32 unnumbered leaves of engr. plates (some folded) : add. engr. title page, woodcut diagrams, illustrations, music ; (4to)

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Signatures: a-b [cross] A-I⁸ K 10 L-Z Aa-Ii⁸ Kk⁴ Ll-Zz Aaa-Mmm⁸ Nnn⁶
Includes index
Added engraved title page with crest of the Holy Roman Empire
Title vignette; compass rose on the verso of title page
Part 3 has special engraved title page with disks depicting various aspects of science, and imprint: Romae sumptibus Hermanni Scheus, sub Reginae M D CXLI
Printed marginalia.
Copy 4 Note: Bound with: Regnart, V. Astrolabiorum ... usus. 1610. X91635

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  • Latin


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