TYPE: Book
COMPONENTS: 15 plates. [12], 487, [10] pages. 4to, modern binding; inked stamp on title page, inked notes on next two pages,
CONDITION: minor worming, moderate foxing, minor worming
NOTES: It has some of the hallmarks of a very valuable book, being rare, unusual, and interesting. On the other hand, the condition is rough and it's not particularly early. I could track no other sale records on this one, so I really don't know what to expect. Sale 2380 Lot 294. None known at auction.
priceInfo: Estimate $300 - 400
ITEM ID: 2816
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Astronomy Book with Heliocentric Theory

DATE
Year: 1874
Decade: 1870s
Century: 19th (1801-1900)

An unusual work of cosmology and astronomy, setting forth a heliocentric theory of the universe. Number 49 of an unknown limited edition. See Pruna y García González, Darwinismo y Sociedad en Cuba, pages 76-78. Cuyás, Francisco Camilo. Unidad del universo: primer sistema astronómico de la traslacion del sol.

ARTISTS
Name: Francisco Camilo Cuyás
Type: Author