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Fischer, Johannes (fl.1549-1565)
ARITHMETICÆ COMPENDIUM, PRO STUDIOSIS HUIUS ARTIS TYRONIBUS DENUO RECOGNITUM & LOCUPLETATUM. LEIPZIG: GEORG HANTSCH, 1554
Estimate
1,5002,500
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
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Fischer, Johannes (fl.1549-1565)
ARITHMETICÆ COMPENDIUM, PRO STUDIOSIS HUIUS ARTIS TYRONIBUS DENUO RECOGNITUM & LOCUPLETATUM. LEIPZIG: GEORG HANTSCH, 1554
Estimate
1,5002,500
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Fischer, Johannes (fl.1549-1565)
ARITHMETICÆ COMPENDIUM, PRO STUDIOSIS HUIUS ARTIS TYRONIBUS DENUO RECOGNITUM & LOCUPLETATUM. LEIPZIG: GEORG HANTSCH, 1554
8vo (140 x 90mm.), modern marbled boards, old annotations (a few cropped), new endpapers, occasional minor repairs (eg. C4 verso, F7-F8), a few leaves reinforced at gutter
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Provenance

Reiss & Sohn, Auktion 69, 21-23 October 1999, lot 1672, Erwin Tomash

Literature

Tomash & Williams F69; USTC 613065 (4 copies); VD16 F1179

Catalogue Note

Apparently the third edition of this arithmetic textbook by Johannes Fischer, a popular work which passed through at least twelve editions The presumed first and second editions were printed at Wittenberg by Georg Rhau in 1545 (not in VD16; copy sold by Galerie Bassenge, 17 April 2018, lot 1060, €8,000) and at Leipzig by Jakob Bärwald in 1549 (VD16 ZV 16540; USTC 612997, two copies located).

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