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Euclide's Elements; The whole fifteen books, compendiously Demonstrated:

£175.00

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The title continues: 'with Archimede's Theorems of the Sphere and Cylinder, Investigated by the Method of Indivisibles. also, Euclide's Data, and a brief Treatise of Regular Solids'. 384pp. With an appendix by J. Barrow added for this edition, which was intended to be smaller than previous editions but includes all fifteen books. There are 9 fold-out pages of diagrams printed on copper plates which are thought to be much superior to the original woodcuts. The book is still tightly bound apart from the front board which is detached. There are 5 raised cords on the spine and a red leather title label. The leather is rubbed but there are no tears. The frontispiece is an engraving of Isaac Barrow, who was Master of Trinity College, Cambridge. Pages are clean but with foxing and browning.

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Author(s):
Barrow, Isaac
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
5" x 8"
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
384
Publisher:
Mount, Page etc.
Title:
Euclide's Elements; The whole fifteen books, compendiously Demonstrated:

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The title continues: 'with Archimede's Theorems of the Sphere and Cylinder, Investigated by the Method of Indivisibles. also, Euclide's Data, and a brief Treatise of Regular Solids'. 384pp. With an appendix by J. Barrow added for this edition, which was intended to be smaller than previous editions but includes all fifteen books. There are 9 fold-out pages of diagrams printed on copper plates which are thought to be much superior to the original woodcuts. The book is still tightly bound apart from the front board which is detached. There are 5 raised cords on the spine and a red leather title label. The leather is rubbed but there are no tears. The frontispiece is an engraving of Isaac Barrow, who was Master of Trinity College, Cambridge. Pages are clean but with foxing and browning.

Author(s):
Barrow, Isaac
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
5" x 8"
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
384
Publisher:
Mount, Page etc.
Title:
Euclide's Elements; The whole fifteen books, compendiously Demonstrated:

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