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This rare 1719 Manesson Mallet "Parallax" Measuring distance of Planets, Stars from Earth. Celestial Astronomy, Antique Print is from "Beschreibung des ganzen Welt Kreises....", a German translation of Mallet's "Description de L'Univers." publisher: Johann Adam Jung in Frankfurt.
DATE PRINTED: 1719 so is 297 years old. This was printed from a copper engraved plate on handmade paper.
SIZE: Printed area approx 14.5 x 10 cm's on a page 20 x 16.5 cm's.
CONDITION: The reverse side of page is blank. Some age toning to page and minor imperfections as would be expected of paper this old. Please click on the zoom button bottom right of scanned image to enlarge and view all details.
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Please note that this is a rare antique engraving & was actually printed in 1719. This is not a modern reproduction.
SHIPPING: Oversees Airmail Worldwide and within Australia by Australia Post.
STOCK CODE: Mallet174
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