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EUCLID, (fl. 323--283 B.C.)
[Elements. Latin. 1678]
Euclidis Elementorum libri XV. breviter demonstrati, operâ Is. Barrow, ... et prioribus mendis typographicis nunc demum purgati.
Londini typis J. Redmayne: prostant autem apud J. Williams, & J. Dunmore, 1678.
[16], 352, 363--401, [1] p. : wdcut illus. ; 15.0 cm. (8º)

Barrow, the first Lucasian professor of mathematics at Cambridge from 1663 to 1670, first published Euclidis Elementa in 1655. Text and register are continuous despite pagination. 'Euclidis Data succincte demonstrata;' has separate dated title page, with imprint 'Excudebat J. Redmayne,' on leaf Y6r. ESTC r3052.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on verso of title-page Gulielmus Turnerus Hujus libri est Possessor verus / Anno Domini 1686 Martti msd / Prim. Bound (1) with a copy of Lectio reverendi et doctissimi viri D. Isaaci Barrow beatæ memoriæ, 1678 (q.v.).

Binding C18th sheep, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 2207


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