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Galileo's daughter

Author: Dava Sobel; George Guidall
Publisher: [New York] : Random House, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Biography : English : [Unabridged ed.]View all editions and formats
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By including translations of letters from Suor Maria Celeste, Galileo's eldest illegitimate child, the author presents a biography of Galileo along with a portrait of this daughter and a look at the seventeenth century world of Florence and the papal court in Rome.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Maria Celeste Galilei; Maria Celeste Galilei
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dava Sobel; George Guidall
ISBN: 0375409408 9780375409400
OCLC Number: 42768628
Notes: "Random House audiobooks."
Performer(s): Read by George Guidall.
Description: 7 sound cassettes (11 hr.) : analog, Dolby.
Responsibility: by Dava Sobel.

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By including translations of letters from Suor Maria Celeste, Galileo's eldest illegitimate child, the author presents a biography of Galileo along with a portrait of this daughter and a look at the seventeenth century world of Florence and the papal court in Rome.

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