Arithmetica Universalis; Sive composition and resolution arithmetica. Cum commentario Johannis Castillionei. (The universal arithmetic; Or the composition and resolution arithmetic. With commentary by Johannis Castillionei.) 3 parts bound in 1 volume.

By: NEWTON, Isaac: CASTILLIONEI, Johannis:

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Hardback, approx 10 x 8 inches. Bound in full mottled calf leather with extensive gilt decoration to spine, maroon and light blue spine labels lettered in gilt. Red page edging, marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor wear to cover; edges rubbed and bumped, some surface chips to leather on front board and around edges. Ink marks to rear board and to bottom page edges (does not effect pages internally.) Inner text pages are quite darkened in places, some occasional foxing spots, plates remain bright. xviii + 310pp, 288pp, & 134pp + 2pp errata. Illustrated with 37 engraved folding plates (geometry &c.) Small engraved vignette to title page. Pages of titles printed in red and black, 37 folded plates engraved, rel. early nineteenth full brown calf. This edition contains important comments by the mathematician Giovanni Francesco Mauro Melchior Salvemini da Castiglione (1708-1791). It contains in the last part, additional treatises by Halley, Colson, Maclaurin, Campbell, Baermann, Kästner and Boscowitch (the last one appearing here for the first time).

Title: Arithmetica Universalis; Sive composition and resolution arithmetica. Cum commentario Johannis Castillionei. (The universal arithmetic; Or the composition and resolution arithmetic. With commentary by Johannis Castillionei.) 3 parts bound in 1 volume.

Author Name: NEWTON, Isaac: CASTILLIONEI, Johannis:

Categories: MATHEMATICS,

Publisher: Amsterdam, Marcum Michaelum Rey, 1761:

Seller ID: 80203

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