Opera Omnia. Edited by J.L.E. Dreyer. Tycho BRAHE.

Limited to 225 Sets Only

Opera Omnia. Edited by J.L.E. Dreyer.

Numerous charts, diagrams, facsimiles, maps, ports., & tables. 15 vols. in 14. Large 4to, orig. blue printed stiff wrappers bound in cont. red morocco & marbled boards, spines nicely gilt, t.e.g., others uncut. Copenhagen: Libraria Gyldendaliana, 1913-29.

This is a particularly handsome and well-bound set of the magnificent and rare definitive edition of the collected works of Tycho Brahe. It is limited to 225 sets (of which only one hundred sets were for sale) and is printed on fine thick paper. Edited by the great scholar Dreyer, who wrote the standard biography of Brahe, this edition contains all of Brahe’s published writings as well as his letters and a considerable amount of MS. material, all with full bibliographical details.

A fine and attractive set of an extremely uncommon work. Each volume is in a slipcase.

Price: $20,000.00

Item ID: 3006

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