907
907
Slide rule, manuals, French
A COLLECTION OF 14 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
Estimate
1,0002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
907
Slide rule, manuals, French
A COLLECTION OF 14 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
Estimate
1,0002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Erwin Tomash Library on the History of Computing

|
London

Slide rule, manuals, French
A COLLECTION OF 14 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
i. [Anonymous]. Instruction sur la manière de se servir de la règle a calcul, dite règle Anglaise, ou sliding rule. Dijon: Douillier, 1823, 13 lithographed plates with figs. 1-20, [T&W M136], most plates loose
ii. [Anonymous]. Instruction sur la manière de se servir de la règle a calcul… seconde édition. Dijon: Douillier, 1824, 14 plates with figs. 1-21, [T&W M137]
iii. [Anonymous]. Instruction sur la manière de se servir de la règle a calcul… seconde édition. Paris: Bachelier & Dijon: Douillier, 1825, 14 plates with figs. 1-21, contemporary calf-backed boards, [T&W M138]
iv. Mouzin, P. Instruction sur la manière de se servir de la règle a calcul… troisième édition. Paris: Bachelier & Dijon: Douillier, 1837, signed by Mouzin, 14 plates with figs. 1-23, half morocco, (James Carson Brevoort (1818-1887), book label, and note by his grandson), [T&W M139], spotted
v. Mannheim, [Victor Mayer] Amédée (1831-1906‏). Règle à calculs. Paris: Tavernier-Gravet, [?1851], 4pp., unbound, [T&W M32], cropped with slight loss
vi. Labosne, A. Instruction sur la régle a calcul. Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1872, (bought from Pickering & Chatto, 1992), [T&W L7], spotted
vii. Guy, F. Instruction sur la règle a calcul. Paris: Tavernier-Gravet, 1872, [T&W G110]
viii. Peraux, E. Instruction sur la règle a calcul. Paris: Tavernier-Gravet, 1893, half calf with original wrappers bound in, (bookplate of Sir David Lionel Salomons), [T&W P42]
ix. Beghin, Auguste. Règle à calculs. Paris: Béranger, 1904, (bought from Brieux, 1996), [T&W B126]
x. Ibid. Règle à calculs. Paris: Béranger, 1912, [T&W B127]
xi. Dreyssé, A. Instruction détaillée sur la règle a calcul Mannheim. Paris: Vuibert et Nony, [?1910], [T&W D65]
xii. Arnault, Jules, and Paineau, Louis. Mode d'emploi du nouveau calculateur Arnault-Paineau. [No place, c.1920], [T&W A98]
xiii. Lemoine, Jean. Instruction pratique sur la règle à calculs universelle Barbotheu "J.D.". Vincennes: Rosay, 1925, [T&W L75]
xiv. Morellon, P. Pour calculer facilement avec rapidité et precision… la règle à calcul. Paris, [c.1950], [T&W M128]

12mo and 8vo, all in original wrappers unless otherwise stated, a few slightly worn


Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Catalogue Note

Tomash & Williams attribute the first three volumes in this lot to Mouzin. However it seems Mouzin was not involved until the edition of 1837.

The Erwin Tomash Library on the History of Computing

|
London