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Borrel, Jean (1492-c.1564/1572)
DE QUADRATURA CIRCULI LIBRI DUO... EIUSDEM ANNOTATIONUM OPUSCULUM IN ERRORES CAMPANI, ZAMBERTI, ORONTIJ, PELETARIJ, IO. PENAE INTERPRETUM EUCLIDIS. LYON: G. ROUILLÉ, 1559
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 3,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
80
Borrel, Jean (1492-c.1564/1572)
DE QUADRATURA CIRCULI LIBRI DUO... EIUSDEM ANNOTATIONUM OPUSCULUM IN ERRORES CAMPANI, ZAMBERTI, ORONTIJ, PELETARIJ, IO. PENAE INTERPRETUM EUCLIDIS. LYON: G. ROUILLÉ, 1559
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 3,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Borrel, Jean (1492-c.1564/1572)
DE QUADRATURA CIRCULI LIBRI DUO... EIUSDEM ANNOTATIONUM OPUSCULUM IN ERRORES CAMPANI, ZAMBERTI, ORONTIJ, PELETARIJ, IO. PENAE INTERPRETUM EUCLIDIS. LYON: G. ROUILLÉ, 1559
8vo (165 x 106mm.), italic letter, woodcut diagrams, modern calf, gilt, marginal dampstaining, possibly without final blank, slightly rubbed
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Provenance

bought from C.E. Rappaport, Rome, 1992

Literature

Tomash & Williams B304; USTC 152638

Catalogue Note

Borrel's work is a refutation of the pretensions of others (most notably those of his master Oronce Fine) to have found the solution of the quadrature.

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