Lyon / Grenoble: Claude Naulot; Faure et Fils, 1692.
Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #044549
Later leather backed boards, spine rubbed, hinges cracked. The Geometrie Pratique bound here last, is a quite rare book on surveying, but missing the final page (? - the text seems to end on 48 but other copies show 49 pages) and the folding plate. Accompanying it are two almanacs from Dauphiné, a region in the Southeast of France. xliv, 179pp plus privilege and table; 242pp; (xx), 48pp. The Geometrie is prefaced by un extrait du droit François & L'Invention des Arbres. Geometrie trimmed a bit close at the top including on the title. Size: Octavo (8vo). Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Mathematics; History. Inventory No: 044549.