GILBERT, William (1544-1603) - Tractatus sive physiologia nova de magnete. Stettin: Georg Götzke, 1633. Third edition of this important work about magnetism and electricity with new plates. 4to (225 x 175mm). Woodcut initials, frames and endpieces, 78 woodcuts in the text and 12 plates (text and plates heavily browned, spotting, stamp removed on the title). Later half-vellum, yellow edges (lightly rubbed).

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