435
435
Moore, Jonas (1617-1679)
MOORES ARITHMETICK. IN TWO BOOKES: DISCOVERING THE SECRETS OF THAT ART, IN NUMBERS AND SPECIES. LONDON: PRINTED BY THOMAS HARPER FOR NATHANIEL BROOKES, 1650
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
435
Moore, Jonas (1617-1679)
MOORES ARITHMETICK. IN TWO BOOKES: DISCOVERING THE SECRETS OF THAT ART, IN NUMBERS AND SPECIES. LONDON: PRINTED BY THOMAS HARPER FOR NATHANIEL BROOKES, 1650
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Moore, Jonas (1617-1679)
MOORES ARITHMETICK. IN TWO BOOKES: DISCOVERING THE SECRETS OF THAT ART, IN NUMBERS AND SPECIES. LONDON: PRINTED BY THOMAS HARPER FOR NATHANIEL BROOKES, 1650
FIRST EDITION, second issue (see footnote), 2 parts in one volume, 8vo (146 x 92mm.), engraved portrait, 3 folding printed tables (one attached to fore-edge of p.11, part 2), contemporary sheep, ruled in blind, label on spine, folding cloth chemise, red morocco slipcase, paper flaw in F3 with loss of a few letters, slight loss to head and foot of spine, slightly worn
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Provenance

Harrison D. Horblit (1912-1988), book label; H.P. Kraus, Catalogue 169, item 82 ($2200); bought from Pickering & Chatto, London, 1991

Literature

Tomash & Williams M124; ESTC R232286; Wing M2563 (not noting two issues)

Catalogue Note

This is a reissue of the first edition with line 2 of the title reading "In two bookes". It contains a cancel title page of the first issue with "In two bookes" on line 5 of the title (ESTC R20649).

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