Galileo's Daughter - A Drama of Science, Faith and Love

By: Sobel, Dava

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Hardback, 242mm x 160mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 429pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Gift Inscription. Book is tight and clean with just a little grubbiness to top block edge. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal edgewear. Using the letters of Galileo's daughter as source, this is a remarkable biography of the great Renaissance astronomer and scientist by the best-selling author of "Longitude." Catalogue: Science. Keywords: telescope, heliocentric, inquisition, Jupiter

Title: Galileo's Daughter - A Drama of Science, Faith and Love

Author Name: Sobel, Dava

Illustrator: ,

Categories: Science,

Edition: first edition

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 1999

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: cloth boards

Book Condition: Good +++

Jacket Condition: Good +++

Type: Hardback

Inscription: Gift Inscription

Size: 242mm x 160mm

Seller ID: 12903

Keywords: telescope, heliocentric, inquisition, Jupiter,