AAS Meeting #194 - Chicago, Illinois, May/June 1999
Session 33. HAD III: Gender, Observatories, Planetariums
Historical, Oral, Monday, May 31, 1999, 2:00-3:30pm, Continental Ballroom C

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[33.01] Rare Astronomy Books at Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico

D.J. de Alba-Marti\'nez (Instituto de Astronomi\'a y M., CUCEI, Universidad de Guadalajara)

A brief view of astronomy titles at Special Funds Section from main library of the Universidad de Guadalajara is do. Some diagrams appearing in our Sacrobosco's Sphaera Mundi edition ( < 1485) that no in previous editions, are shown and described. Also are shown marginalia in a Copernicus' first edition (1543) of De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium and some hypothesis on their origins. Other author reviewed is Athanasius Kircher.

This work was partially supported by Universidad de Guadalajara.

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