425
425
Metius, Adriaan (1571-1635)
MANUALE ARITHMETICE & GEOMETRIE PRACTICE: IN HET WELCKE BENEFFENS DE STOCK-REKENINGHE OFTE RABDOLOGIA J. NEPPERI. AMSTERDAM: HENDRICK LAURENTSZ, 1634
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2,0003,000
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425
Metius, Adriaan (1571-1635)
MANUALE ARITHMETICE & GEOMETRIE PRACTICE: IN HET WELCKE BENEFFENS DE STOCK-REKENINGHE OFTE RABDOLOGIA J. NEPPERI. AMSTERDAM: HENDRICK LAURENTSZ, 1634
Estimate
2,0003,000
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Metius, Adriaan (1571-1635)
MANUALE ARITHMETICE & GEOMETRIE PRACTICE: IN HET WELCKE BENEFFENS DE STOCK-REKENINGHE OFTE RABDOLOGIA J. NEPPERI. AMSTERDAM: HENDRICK LAURENTSZ, 1634
FIRST EDITION, 8vo (142 x 88mm.), 4 folding tables, woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces, woodcut illustrations, contemporary mottled calf, spine gilt in compartments, red morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges, title a bit soiled, small tear on I2 (affecting signature only), binding slightly rubbed
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Provenance

Earls of Macclesfield, bookplate, sale in these rooms, 14 April 2005, lot 1377, £2,600, Erwin Tomash

Literature

Tomash & Williams Add 32; Hoogendoorn p.651 Metius17; Macdonald, Napier, pp.153-154; STCN 843993901

Catalogue Note

This is a reissue of the sheets of the 1633 first edition (shared between Ulderick Balck of Franeker and Hendrick Laurensz of Amsterdam).

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