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Gemma Frisius (1508-1555)
ARITHMETICA PRATTICA FACILISSIMA, CON L'AGGIUNTA DELL'ABBREVIAMENTO DE I ROTTI ASTRONOMICI DI GIACOMO PELLETARIO. VENICE: GIOVANNI BARILETTI, 1567
Estimate
1,5002,000
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Gemma Frisius (1508-1555)
ARITHMETICA PRATTICA FACILISSIMA, CON L'AGGIUNTA DELL'ABBREVIAMENTO DE I ROTTI ASTRONOMICI DI GIACOMO PELLETARIO. VENICE: GIOVANNI BARILETTI, 1567
Estimate
1,5002,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Gemma Frisius (1508-1555)
ARITHMETICA PRATTICA FACILISSIMA, CON L'AGGIUNTA DELL'ABBREVIAMENTO DE I ROTTI ASTRONOMICI DI GIACOMO PELLETARIO. VENICE: GIOVANNI BARILETTI, 1567
4to (194 x 135mm.), mostly in italic letter, device on title and last page, woodcut initials and diagrams in the text, old vellum, title on spine, speckled edges, some spottingtop left corner of title restored, slight worming around hinges (therefore some leaves becoming detached) and to spine, minor soiling
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Provenance

title inscribed by the Neapolitan physician Gennaro Giannelli da Marino; bought from Ludwig Rosenthal, Hilversum, 1992

Literature

Tomash & Williams G35; Edit16 20623; Hoogendoorn p.367-368 GemF04I; USTC 832183; Van Egmond pp.315-316; cf. Smith, Rara arithmetica, pp.205-206 (variant collation)

Catalogue Note

"The only Italian edition of the sixteenth century" (Smith).

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