London: Lawrence Chapman, 1650. Hardcover. Item #39202
The titles of the three books, or chapters, within this volume are: 1) The Judgements Astronomicall Upon Nativities; 2) The Astronomicall Judgements Upon The Nativities, Containing Particular Considerations; 3) Judgements Astronomicall Upon Nativities , Containing The Directions And Revolutions. Small 4t. (8), 111 pages. Early binding of full leather with five raised bands and title label in top compartment. Restoration, probably in the early 1800's, of the title page and repair of the introductory page, also replacement of two preliminary sheets. Hinges recently professionally reinforced. Corners and spine ends heavily worn. Moisture to a few page corners, not affecting text. Notes on the title page and ownership signature and address, dated 1819, on reverse of the final page. Despite the noted flaws, it remains an agreeable copy.