Western Manuscripts and Early Printed Books

Opere inedite di Gio. Alfonso Borelli, delle Scuole Pie Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso, 1608-1679


Manuscript (handwritten, in cursive script) dealing with natural and physical sciences. The first volume consists of two sections (leaves 7-41, and leaves 61-129) both containing scientific writings ; leaves 42-60 are blank.

The second volume consists of two sections (leaves 7-44 and leaves 67-84) both containing correspondence ; leaves 45-66 are blank. In both volumes, initial letters at the beginning of numerous paragraphs are blank, and diagrams intended to accompany parts of the text are absent.

On spine of volume 1: ""Tom. I-II"" ; on spine of volume 2: ""Tom. III""

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