Alla serenis.ma madama la granduchessa madre Gallileo [sic] Galilei
Lettera a Cristina di Lorena
Alla serenissima madama la granduchessa madre
Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642
Christine, of Lorraine, Grand Duchess, consort of Ferdinand I, Grand Duke of Tuscany, 1565-1636
Honeyman, Robert B. (bookplate)
Manuscripts, ItalianReligion and science
Fine italic script; varying number of long lines per pages
Written by 2 (?) hands in Italian in black ink.
Bound in modern boards with a paper covering.
Galileo originally wrote his Letter to Grand Duchess Christina of Tuscany, expounding on the relationship between science and revelation, in 1615.
With the leather ex libris armorial bookplate of Robert Honeyman IV.
Acquired from Stillman Drake, Oct. 1988.
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