Gerolamo Garimberto - Problemi Naturali et Morali - 1617

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Gerolamo Garimberto - Problemi Naturali et Morali - 1617
Esotericism, Science (general) - Quantity: 1 - Book

GARIMBERTO Gerolamo. Problemi Naturali et Morali. Vicenza, Francesco Bolzetta, 1617. Extremely rare collection of scientific explanations on the most varied phenomena of the animal and natural world. The peculiarities of the human eye, seasickness, the characteristics of birds and dogs, the lack of wits of overweight men and the stuttering of venetians. The prerogatives of fire, the diversity of tides, comets as causes of war and death, the bite of the tarantula healable with music. Many curiosities present in this unique work by the Parmesan humanist. Antique soft parchment binding, calligraphic title on the spine. Slightly loose spine. Typographic brand engraved on the title page. Size: 15x11 cm, pp. 12 nn. - 240 - 14 nn. - 1 c.b. Pagination errors on the first sheets but complete. An excellent copy.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Esotericism, Science (general)
Author/ Illustrator
Gerolamo Garimberto
Book Title
Problemi Naturali et Morali
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1617
Language
Italian
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Vicenza, Francesco Bolzetta
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
240
Dimensions
15×11 cm
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