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    European Collections of Scientific Instruments, 1550-1750

    ISBN-10: 900417270X
    ISBN-13: 9789004172708
    Author(s): Giorgio Strano, Alison D. Morrison-Low, Stephen Johnston, Mara Miniati
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    Publisher: BRILL
    Binding: Hardcover
    Pages: 220
    Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
    Weight: 1.232
    Language: English

    List of Illustrations
    Notes on Contributors
    Foreword
    Introduction
    Colour Plates I-XIII
    The Mathematical Instruments of Wenzel Jamnitzer (1508-1585)
    Christoph Schissler: The Elector's Dealer
    Some Lesser-Known Dresden Instrument Makers of the Seventeenth Century
    The Waywisers of Elector August of Saxony and their New Use in the Survey of Saxon Postal Roads
    Optical Objects in the Dresden Kunstkammer: Lucas Brunn and the Courtly display of Knowledge
    "The First European Observatory of the Sixteenth Century, as Founded by Landgrave Wilhelm IV of Hesse-Kassel": A Serious Historiographic Category or a Misleading Marketing Device?
    Phillip II's Escorial and its Collection of Scientific Instruments
    The Medici Collection of Mathematical Instruments: History and Museography
    Scientific Instruments and the Legacy of Johannes Broscius, Professor of the Krakow Academy
    Scientifica of the Petersburg Kunstkamera as the Instruments for the Introduction of New European Knowledge in Russia
    The Central European Instruments 1500-1800 in the Collections of the National Maritime Museum and Royal Observatory, Greenwich: A Study in the History of Collecting
    The Collecting Taste: Italian Case-Studies between the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
    General Index

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