Bianco, Ottavio Zanotti. Spazio e Tempo, Saggi di Astronomia
Bianco, Ottavio Zanotti. Spazio e Tempo, Saggi di Astronomia

Bianco, Ottavio Zanotti. Spazio e Tempo, Saggi di Astronomia

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Bianco, Ottavio Zanotti. Spazio e Tempo, Saggi di Astronomia. Torino: Bocca, 1908. 1st. [826]

Bound in green & white patterned paper over boards, red leather spine title label, patterned end papers. 5 x 8 inches, 299 clean pp., publisher's round red ink stamp on tp., tight. Italian text. Very good. Hardcover.

Ottavio Zanotti Bianco (1852 - 1932); b. & d. in Turin, Italy. In 1874 he earned a degree in engineering and desired to devote his career to astronomy, but was forced to give it up due to weak eyesight. His devotion to astronomy was expressed through writing a number of valuable books on the subject. His professional career was fulfilled in geodesy, of which lectured upon and was for some years assistant professor of geometry in the University of Turin.

"Space and Time: Essays on Astronomy."