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HOMANN,J.B. - Le Monde Eclipsé ou.. Eclipse de la Terre ou du Soleil.. Premiere feuille.

HOMANN,J.B. - Le Monde Eclipsé ou.. Eclipse de la Terre ou du Soleil.. Premiere feuille.
Le Monde Eclipsé ou.. Eclipse de la Terre ou du Soleil.. Premiere feuille. - HOMANN,J.B.
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Title : Le Monde Eclipsé ou.. Eclipse de la Terre ou du Soleil.. Premiere feuille..
Map maker : HOMANN,J.B..
Date : Nuremberg, 1747.
Size : 19.1 x 21.8 inches. / 48.4 x 55.3 cm.
Colouring : Original colours.

Description :Showing four hemispheric world maps showing the predicted eclipse of 1748, based upon the calculations of the important 18th Century Swiss mathematician and astronomer Leonhard Euler.
The chart was conceived by Georg Moritz Lowitz, also mathematician and astronomer, who worked for Homann in the 1740s.
The top hemisphere is blank and has the eclipse superimposed. The other three hemispheres appear in various projections and show the effects of the eclipse at different times in relation to the continents.
Various scales and measurements are included near the lower margin.
Decorated with 2 rococo cartouches containing the title and the description of the map in German and French. ¤
Condition : Dark impression. Light discolouration along centre fold. Minor marginal water stains. Good condition.


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