History of Astronomy

Requests concerning books

This site contains information about new books, especially in the electronic newsletters and in the Publications section.

Please do not send me requests concerning these and other books, e.g. about price, availability, etc. I simply do not have the time to reply, even if I know the answer.

To find more information about books, you may undertake the following steps:

Consult publishers' and booksellers' catalogues.

Consult on-line catalogues of libraries.

Write to the antiquarian Gerhard Renner at Antiquar.Renner.MathScience@t-online.de. He specialises in the fields of mathematics, astronomy, history and philosophy of science, holding a large stock in these subjects. He agreed to reply to your questions about books.

Wolfgang R. Dick

Latest update: 6 Mar 1997