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Early works to 1800
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Tycho Brahe; Gottfried Tambach; Tengnagel, Franciscus Gansneb,
|Notes:||Signatures: )(⁴ 2[star]⁴ A-Z⁴ Aa-Zz⁴ Aaa-Mmm⁴ Nnn² [$3 signed (- )(1, Nnn2, Nnn3; T3 signed as T5)].
Roman, italic and Greek type. Woodcut initials and headpieces. Charts and diagrams of astrological bodies throughout. Full-page woodcut illustrations of sextants on p. 460 and p. 463.
Colophon on p.  : 'Pragæ Bohemorum, absoluebatur typis Schumanianus, anno domini M. DC. III.'
Preface signed: Franciscus Gansneb Tengnagel.
Bound with Brahe's 'Epistolarum Astronomicarum libri.' Issued in the same year and bound in a second vol. is Brahe's 'Astronomiæ Instauratæ Progymnasmata.' Originally printed in Uraniborg, Sweden (from title page: 'Excudi primum coeptus Uraniburgi Daniæ, ast Pragæ Bohemiæ absolutus.')
Part 2 of his 'Astronomiæ instauratæ Progymnasta.'
19th-century brown leather over boards; fully bound. Taupe leather overlay with 'Tychonis Brahe pars. 2' stamped in gold on spine. Edges painted red. 'M. IV. S4' inscribed in ms. on flyleaf facing title page. Acquired 1901 (presentaion label on front pastedown).
|Description:||, 1-465,  : ill., diagrs., tables ; 23 cm. (4to)|
|Other Titles:||De mundi aetherei recentioribus phaenomenis liber secundus
De mvndi ætherei recentioribvs phænomenis, liber secvndvs