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542
Ramus, Petrus (1515-1572)
2 VOLUMES BY RAMUS, COMPRISING:
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542
Ramus, Petrus (1515-1572)
2 VOLUMES BY RAMUS, COMPRISING:
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Ramus, Petrus (1515-1572)
2 VOLUMES BY RAMUS, COMPRISING:
i. Arithmeticae libri duo. A Jo. Stadio, Regio & Rameæ profesionis Mathematico, recogniti & illustrati. Paris: Denis Duval, 1581, 8vo, folding table at end, old vellum, modern slipcase, (E.&L. Heiskanen, bookplate on slipcase; bought from Ludwig Rosenthal, Hilversum, 1994), [T&W R7; FB 84396; Smith, Rara arithmetica, p.330; USTC 170552], repair to verso of folding table, binding slightly soiled and lacking ties
ii. Arithmeticae libri duo, cum commentariis Wilebrori Snelli. [Leiden]: Franciscus Raphelengius (Officina Plantiniana), 1613, 8vo, woodcut initials, modern boards, (bought from Pickering & Chatto, London, 1989), [T&W R9; Hoogendoorn p.831 SnelliW07; STCN 840397682]
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Catalogue Note

Willebrord Snellius (1580-1626), who had succeeded his father Rudolphus in 1613 as a professor of mathematics in Leiden, here revises his father's edition of Pierre de la Ramée's textbook (Leiden: Plantin, 1584).

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