607
607
Slide rule, English
A COLLECTION OF 5 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
前往
607
Slide rule, English
A COLLECTION OF 5 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
前往

拍品詳情

厄文‧托馬許藏書: 運算的歷史

|
倫敦

Slide rule, English
A COLLECTION OF 5 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
i. Foster, Samuel (d. 1652). The art of measuring, containing the description and explanation of the carpenters new rule… The second edition with additions, by W. Leybourn. To which is added, A supplement, being the description of the line of numbers… By John Wiblin, carpenter. London: John Williamson, 1677, 8vo, frontispiece, folding plate, woodcut diagrams, contemporary sheep, (bought from Roger Gaskell, Warboys, 1999), [T&W F90, L93, W46; ESTC R215073], cropped, rebacked and repaired
ii. Brown, John. The description and use of the carpenter’s-rule: together with the use of the line of numbers commonly call’d Gunter’s-Line. London: Richard Mount, 1704, 12mo, one plate, contemporary sheep, (bought from E.M. Lawson, East Hagbourne, 1993, Catalogue 263, item 69), [T&W B273; ESTC T110704 (3 copies); Harris 63; Hoock & Jeannin II/B43.7; cf. Instruments in print 21 (1662 edition)], rebacked
iii. Darling, John. The carpenters rule made easie: or, the art of measuring supeficies and solids (issued with: Lands, Heber. A short treatise of practical gauging), London: J. How for G. Sawbridge, 1709, seventh edition, 12mo, later half morocco, (bookplate of Robert Carl Sticht (1856-1922), metallurgist resident in Tasmania; bought from Rogers Turner, 1999), [T&W D9, L24; ESTC T200833, N36838; Harris 182; Goldsmiths’ 4533.1; Hoock & Jeannin II/D7.6 and II/L9.3]
iv. Good, John (active 1706-1733). Measuring made easy: or the description and use of Coggeshall’s sliding-rule. London: Thomas Page, William and Fisher Mount, 1726, 8vo, (bought from Michael Phelps, 1990), [T&W G61; ESTC T174756 (1 copy); Harris 266; this edition not in Adams, Mount & Page], contemporary calf, rebacked
v. Coggeshall, Henry (1623-1690). The art of practical measuring, by the sliding rule. London: John Oswald, 1745, sixth edition, 8vo, 4 folding engraved plates, contemporary sheep, [T&W C109; ESTC N32080; Harris 146], (bought from Newby, 1994), binding rubbed
參閱狀況報告 參閱狀況報告

厄文‧托馬許藏書: 運算的歷史

|
倫敦