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<B> 1800 The Elememts of Astronomy & Geography (Explained on forty cards), hand drawn 1800
1800 The Elememts of Astronomy & Geography (Explained on forty cards), hand drawn
Stock #: MIS714
Our Price:  £1,550.00
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These cards are a hand drawn copy of the engraved and colored by the Abbe Paris, that were published by John Wallis c1795.
Each card features an illustration and, on the back, hand written explanatory text, which is the same as that on the printed John Wallis cards
For example, several cards depict geometric shapes with a description of various kinds of measurements (circumference, angles, diameter, etc.).
Another subset of cards describe groups (Peroescii, Antoeci, Antipodes, Ascii, Amphiscii, Hetreroscii, Preiscii) that inhabit different parts of the earth.
Illustrations are of men standing on a circle representing the earth. The relative positions of the sun and the moon are shown on other cards.

The Elemements of Astronomy / Condition / Cards 40/40 - in very good condition, in 4 colores, hand written details on the back / Rules - photocopy / Box - of the period but no label.

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<B> A set of 13 cards / Handwritten Musical Education Cards 1860
A set of 13 cards / Handwritten Musical Education Cards
Stock #: MISC904
Our Price:  £30.00
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Musical Education Cards
Two sets of question and answers re teaching music. The cards are hand written – thirteen questions and answers staring with
What is a sound?
Ending with
What are intervals?
How are they counted?

Answer to which are
Anything that can be heard and produced by vibrations in the air

Distances between sounds
Upwards

Musical Education - Condition / A set of cards numbered 1-13 (with matching answers (also 1-13) ) / the size is 8 cms by 12 cms appro / No Rules / No Box
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<B> Partly Hand Drawn Card game 1870
Partly Hand Drawn Card game
Stock #: MISC921
Our Price:  £20.00
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A set of early cards with Spiders. Three cards have a single spider and the word Gottenburg, Cadiz, Berlin,
the fourth and fifth have two spiders – Ostend on one Bergen on the other
Five cards with Spiders’s Webs - the words Odessa, Gent, Barcelona and Granada on separate cards – the fifth with Ireland at the top and Cork Belfast and Dublin underneath
Five cards with two flies on them - the words Seville, Frederickstadt, The Hague and Dublin on separate cards – the fifth with France at the top and Paris, Bordeaux, Marseilles and Havre underneath.
Cards are printed – towns / countries added by hand

Spiders cards - Condition - Used - odd marks - no damage
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