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Lefèvre d’Étaples, Jacques
IN ARITHMETICA BOETHI EPITOME, UNA CUM DIFFICILIORUM LOCORUM EXPLICATIONIBUS & FIGURIS... NUNC PER IOANNEM SCHEUBELIUM ADORNATIS & ADIECTIS. ACCESSIT CHRISTIERNI MORSSIANI ARITHMETICA PRACTICA... BASEL: HEINRICH PETRI, (AUGUST 1553)
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Lefèvre d’Étaples, Jacques
IN ARITHMETICA BOETHI EPITOME, UNA CUM DIFFICILIORUM LOCORUM EXPLICATIONIBUS & FIGURIS... NUNC PER IOANNEM SCHEUBELIUM ADORNATIS & ADIECTIS. ACCESSIT CHRISTIERNI MORSSIANI ARITHMETICA PRACTICA... BASEL: HEINRICH PETRI, (AUGUST 1553)
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Lefèvre d’Étaples, Jacques
IN ARITHMETICA BOETHI EPITOME, UNA CUM DIFFICILIORUM LOCORUM EXPLICATIONIBUS & FIGURIS... NUNC PER IOANNEM SCHEUBELIUM ADORNATIS & ADIECTIS. ACCESSIT CHRISTIERNI MORSSIANI ARITHMETICA PRACTICA... BASEL: HEINRICH PETRI, (AUGUST 1553)
8vo (162 x 102mm.), woodcut initials and diagrams, later marbled paper wrapper, folding box with spine tooled in period style, some deckle edges
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Provenance

bought from Carlo Alberta Chiesa, Milan, 1989; Erwin Tomash, booklabel

Literature

Tomash & Williams B187; USTC 664777; VD16 L954

Catalogue Note

A new edition of Lefèvre’s Epitome of Boethius, edited and illustrated with diagrams by the mathematician Johannes Scheubel. The appended introduction to arithmetic by Christian Torkelsen Morsing (c. 1485-1560), professor at the University of Copenhagen, had been first published at Cologne in 1528.

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