Mathematics 1683 Edward Story illustrated rare book celestial geometry w/ videoBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, Mathematics, Edward Story, Books in Latin).
Mathematica, by Edward Story.
Published c.1683, likely Cambridge.
305 pages. Text in Latin. Total of 20 engraved plates throughout.
Covers arithmetic, geometry, celestial, world spheres, optics, etc.
Complete original 17th century text block. Covers detached, present covers both old leather boards not from the original binding. Text block split in two. Binding is in poor physical condition, lacks title page, retains engraved pictorial half title.
Rare mathematics book in any condition.
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Book Measures c. 6 1/4" H x 4" W.
Wing, Early English Books, 1641-1700, 382.