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Binding: modern gray paper. Author, brief title, and imprint written on spine. The shield at foot of t.p. border and the space above it show signs of inscriptions having been effaced. Inscription at head of last p. partly missing where paper torn and repaired
Topics: Surveying, Geometry, Astronomy
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Le Clerc, Sébastien, 1637-1714; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner. BRL; Boston Public Library (John Adams Library) BRL
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First appeared in 1669 under title: Pratique de la géométrie sur le papier ..
Topic: Geometry
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Topics: Euclid's Elements, Trigonometry, Geometry, Plane
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Bovillus, Carolus, 1479-1567; Marnef, Hiérosme de, 1515-1595; Cavellat, Guillaume, d. 1576 or 7
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First edition (Paris, 1542) has title: Liure singulier & vtile, tovchant l'art et practique de geometrie
Topic: Geometry
Boston Public Library
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Contains the Enunciations only
Topics: Geometry, Mathematics, Greek, Mathematics
Getty Research Institute
by Monte, Guido Ubaldo, marchese del, 1545-1607
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Signatures: [dagger]² A-2Q
Topics: Perspective, Geometry, Projective
Smithsonian Libraries
by Revelli, Philippo; Burndy Library, donor. DSI
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T.p. : Gasparis Antonii Manera clerici / 1757
Topics: Arithmetic, Algebra, Early works to 1800, Geometry
Boston Public Library
by Schwenter, Daniel, 1585-1636; Halbmayern, Simon, publisher, printer; Iselberg, Peter, approximately 1568-approximately 1630, engraver; Hauer, Johann, 1586-1660, engraver; Gershel's Antiquariat (Stuttgart), bookseller
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The engraved title pages were executed by Peter Iselberg (ca. 1568-1630) after original artwork by Johann Hauer (1579-1637)
Topics: Praetorius, Johannes, 1537-1616, Surveying, Geometry, Measuring instruments, Mathematical...
Smithsonian Libraries
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[28], 464 l. 33 cm
Topics: Geometry, Classification of sciences, Geometry -- Early works to 1800
Canadian Libraries
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Topics: Algebra -- Early works to 1800, Equations, Theory of, Geometry, Analytic
Canadian Libraries
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Topics: Algebra -- Early works to 1800, Equations, Theory of, Geometry, Analytic
Getty Research Institute
by Euclid; Adelard, of Bath, ca. 1116-1142; Campano, da Novara, d. 1296; Hypsicles
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Caption title (incipit) in red, a2r, with woodcut three-sided border and marginal diagrams
Topics: Mathematics, Greek, Geometry
Getty Research Institute
by Serlio, Sebastiano, 1475-1554; Coecke van Aelst, Pieter, 1502-1550
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Serlio's book 3 in both Getty copies is supplied by that of Coecke's ed. of 1546 (Die alder vermaertste antique edificien). Book 4 in Getty c. 1 is supplied from Coecke's 1539 ed. (Generale reglen der architectvren op de vyve manieren van edificien); in c. 2 from his 1549 ed. (Reglen van metselrijen op de vijue manieren van edificien)
Topics: Geometry, Perspective, Church architecture
Getty Research Institute
by Hoppus, E. (Edward), -1739; Cole, Benj; Hitch, Charles, -1764; Hodges, James, Sir, -1774
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Previously published 1737 and 1738. See ESTC
Topics: Architecture, Architecture, Architecture, Geometry
Books 1-2 and books 3-5 are paged continuously
Topics: Geometry, Music
His most innovative educational work was a version of 'Euclid's Elements' which used coloured graphic explanations of each geometric principle. It was published by Pickering (publishers) in 1847. The book has become the subject of renewed interest in recent years for its innovative graphic conception and its style which prefigures the modernist experiments of the Bauhaus and De Stijl movements. Information design writer Edward Tufte refers to the book in his work on graphic design and McLean in...
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Topic: Geometry
Getty Research Institute
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"Chiswick: Printed by C. Whittingham"--P. 268
Topics: Euclid's Elements, Geometry
Community Texts
by Abd al-Hasan Al-Isfahani
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The Kitab al-Bulhan, or Book of Wonders, is an Arabic manuscript dating mainly from the late 14th century A.D. and probably bound together in Baghdad during the reign of Jalayirid Sultan Ahmad (1382-1410). The manuscript is made up of astrological, astronomical and geomantic texts compiled by Abd al-Hasan Al-Isfahani, as well as a dedicated section of full-page illustrations, with each plate titled with “A discourse on….”, followed by the subject of the discourse (a folktale, a sign of...
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Topics: astrology, ancient text, divination, geometry, alchemy
Getty Research Institute
by Fludd, Robert, 1574-1637; Bry, Johann Theodor de, 1561-1623?; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650
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Only the 1st Tractatus of t. 1 has general title. The other parts have individual t.p.'s: Tractatus secundus, De natvrae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia. Oppenheimio : Aere Iohan-Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1618; Tomvs secvndvs De svpernatvrali, naturali, praeternaturali et contranaturali microcosmi historia, in tractatus tres distributa. Oppenhemij : Impensis Iohannis Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1619; Tomi secvndi, tractatus primi, sectio secunda, De...
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Topics: Cosmology, Arithmetic, Geometry, Music theory, Drawing, Military art and science, Astrology,...