Theoria Motus Corporum Coelestium in Sectionibus Conicis Solem Ambientium. Carl Friedrich Gauss.
Theoria Motus Corporum Coelestium in Sectionibus Conicis Solem Ambientium

Theoria Motus Corporum Coelestium in Sectionibus Conicis Solem Ambientium.

Gotha, Germany: Friedrich Andreas Perthes, 1871. Hardcover. As. 290, [3] pp. 4to. Recent, half-leather binding with brown leather spine, five raised bands, gold embossed titling, brown marbled paper boards. Interior clean and tight. Ex-library with two ink stamps on title page. Text in Latin. Fine.
This is the 1871 reprint of the first edition of 1809 that contains Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss's (1777-1855) famous calculations of the orbits of asteroids and other bodies orbiting around the Sun. Also included his description of least-squares.
[Book #28442]

Price: $400.00

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