拍品 150
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DELAMAIN, THE MAKING, DESCRIPTION, AND USE OF A SMALL PORTABLE INSTRUMENT, LONDON, 1632

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  • The making, description, and use of a small portable instrument for ye pocket (or according to any magnitude) in forme of a mixt trapezia thus called a horizontall quadrant. Composed and prodused soly for the benefit and use of such which are studious of mathematicall practice. London: Richard Hawkins, 1632
FIRST EDITION, 8vo (170 x 104mm.), engraved frontispiece and title, folding letterpress table, woodcut diagrams, engraved illustration pasted to foot of O4 and folded, engraved plate at end, contemporary mottled calf, modern folding cloth box, lacking one plate, a few leaves trimmed at head, binding rebacked
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