Lot 178
  • 178

FINE, DE RE & PRAXI GEOMETRICA, PARIS, 1556, LATER CALF-BACKED BOARDS

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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
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1,750 GBP
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Description

  • De re & praxi geometrica, libri tres, figuris & demonstrationibus illustrati. Ubi de quadrato geometrico, & virgis seu baculis mensoriis, necnon aliis, cum mathematicis, tum mechanicis. Paris: Gilles Gourbin, 1556
4to (238 x 164mm.), woodcut printer's device on title-page, woodcut initials and headpieces, woodcut diagrams (one full-page), last leaf blank, later calf-backed boards, modern folding cloth box, leaves washed and repaired, P3 with small area of restoration, binding slightly soiled
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