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Lefèvre d’Étaples, Jacques (1455-1536)--Boethius (c.480-524)
IN HOC LIBRO CONTENTA EPITOME COMPENDIOSAQUE INTRODUCTIO IN LIBROS ARITHMETICOS DIVI SEVERINI BOETIJ: ADIECTO FAMILIARI COMMENTARIO DILUCIDATA. PRAXIS NUMERANDI... INTRODUCTIO IN GEOMETRIAM, [ETC.]. (PARIS: WOLFGANG HOPYL & HENRI ESTIENNE, 27 JUNE, 1503)
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
341
Lefèvre d’Étaples, Jacques (1455-1536)--Boethius (c.480-524)
IN HOC LIBRO CONTENTA EPITOME COMPENDIOSAQUE INTRODUCTIO IN LIBROS ARITHMETICOS DIVI SEVERINI BOETIJ: ADIECTO FAMILIARI COMMENTARIO DILUCIDATA. PRAXIS NUMERANDI... INTRODUCTIO IN GEOMETRIAM, [ETC.]. (PARIS: WOLFGANG HOPYL & HENRI ESTIENNE, 27 JUNE, 1503)
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Lefèvre d’Étaples, Jacques (1455-1536)--Boethius (c.480-524)
IN HOC LIBRO CONTENTA EPITOME COMPENDIOSAQUE INTRODUCTIO IN LIBROS ARITHMETICOS DIVI SEVERINI BOETIJ: ADIECTO FAMILIARI COMMENTARIO DILUCIDATA. PRAXIS NUMERANDI... INTRODUCTIO IN GEOMETRIAM, [ETC.]. (PARIS: WOLFGANG HOPYL & HENRI ESTIENNE, 27 JUNE, 1503)
Folio (262 x 189mm.), ff. cxii, numerous woodcut diagrams in margins, woodcut initials, modern reverse calf, without full-page woodcut on F8v and blanks, washed with loss of early annotations, leaves cropped with minor loss
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Provenance

bought from Thomas-Scheler, Paris, 1990

Literature

Tomash & Williams B186; BP16 100310; Renouard, Estienne p.1; Schreiber 1; USTC 142874

Catalogue Note

First edition of an introduction to Boethius’ Arithmetica by Lefèvre d'Étaples, together with a commentary by his disciple, Josse Clichtove, additional tracts by both authors, and "Liber de cubicatione sphere" by another disciple, Charles de Bovelles.

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