First printing of Karl G Jansky's "Extraterrestrial Radio Signals" 1933

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2015-11-02 12:15:31

Lot 134: Author: Jansky, Karl G. Title: "Electrical Disturbances Apparently of Extraterrestrial Origin" - first printing of work, published in Vol. 22 of Proceedings of The Institute of Radio Engineers, 1933. Place Published: New York. Publisher: The Institute of Radio Engineers. Date Published: 1933. Description: On pp. 1387-1398. The volume is 1763 pp. (8vo) blue library cloth with gilt-lettered spine. First printing of the work about Karl G. Jansky's famous discovery of extraterrestrial radio signals. Condition: Spine of the massive book leaning a bit, touch rubbed at edges; very good. PBA Galleries' Rare Books & Manuscripts Sunday, 1st November 2015 Estimate: $200-$300
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