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I Sei Primi Elementi Della Geometria Piana

Full title: Ximenes, Leonardo. I Sei Primi Elementi della Geometria Piana. A cui si aggiugne alcun saggio de' molti usi, che le proposizioni elementari somministrano alla Fiscia, alla Meccanica, all' Astronomia, e ad altre parti della Matematica; first edition, Ximenes (1716-86), A Jesuit born in Sicily, became an ardent student of the sciences and made rapid progress in mathematics and geography. He was given the title of "mathematician to the Emperor." and held the chair of geography at the Academy of Florence. He wrote extensively on hydraulics, astronomy, and mechanics. This work went through several editions. Very good. Scarce. Price: $400.00. Riccardi, II, 633 - "Ediz. migliore e piu rara della successive ristampe."

ID: 1991-00197
Ximenes, Leonardo

MEDIUM: Bound, Vellum Over Boards; FORMAT: 8vo

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