Torino: 1911-1917: San Giuseppe Delgi Artigianelli, First Edition. Large Octavo. Item #008276
The rare bound journals [1911-1917] in two bound volumes found only in the Torino Library in Europe. These contain articles by such leading astronomers as Boccardini, Mascart and wonderful photographs of the solar eclipse of Aug 21, 1914, Halley's Comet and the various telescopes and observatories of the era. Bound in marbled paper covered boards backedin brown cloth spine lettering gilt, some light rubbing to edges, page edges toned. A very nice set.