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Johann Zahn

Karlstadt 1641 - 1707


In his main work "Oculus artificialis teledriopticus sive telescopium" (EA Nuremberg 1685) Johann Zahn (1631-1707), cleric in the Würzburg praemonstrantensian monastery, provided an early and comprehensive description of the function and application of optical instruments.
In splendid copperplate engravings it explains the function of tools like the camera obscura and early forms of telescopes and microscopes.
Johann Zahn's work furthermore includes depictions of the important solar and lunar maps based on Cherubini.


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Athanasius Kircher - Mundus Subterraneus
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3,330 $
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Athanasius Kircher - China monumentis. +2 Beigaben
Athanasius Kircher
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2,220 $
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Galileo Galilei - De Systemate Mundi
Galileo Galilei
De Systemate Mundi
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François Fortin de Grandmont - Adelicher Zeit-Vertreiber, oder neu-erfundene Jagd-Ergötzungen
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1,998 $
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Volumen Antiphonar Comunium in obseqului
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