Rara Arithmetica; A Catalogue of the Arithmetics Written Before the Year MDCI; With a Description of Those in the Library of George Arthvr Plimpton, of New York Volume 1

Rara Arithmetica; A Catalogue of the Arithmetics Written Before the Year MDCI; With a Description of Those in the Library of George Arthvr Plimpton, of New York Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...and Ciruelo (p. 58). All of the contributions of these scholars were of this general theoretical character. De Morgan face tiously remarks, 'For anything that appears the author (Lax) could not count as far as 1oo.' Colo/2/um. ' Expliciunt proportiones Ma//giftri Gafparis Lax Aragonen//fis de Sarinyena impreffe Pa-//rifius opera Magiftri Nicolai // cle la barre pro Emundo le feure // Anno dfii M. d. xv. die vo vi. me//fis Octobris.' (F. 26, 126 of the whole book, r.) Dcscrzptz'0n. Fol., 19.5 x 26.6 cm., printed in double columns, each being 7 X 21.5 cm. 26 ff. unnumb., 6611. Paris, 1515. Edz'lz'o1z: . There was no other edition. Bound with the ' Arithmetica Speculativa' (p. 12 1). This is a prolix treatment of mediaaval ratios after the Boethian manner, and as such it ranks with works like those of Bradwardin (p. 61), Jordanus (p. 62), and Faber Stapulensis (p. 82). OI/uzr works of 1515. Boethius, p. 27, 1488; Bradwardin, p. 61, 1495; Kiibel, p. 102, 1514; Lanzut, pp. 83, 97, 1504, 1513; Licht, p. 7o, 1500; Ortega, p. 93, 1512; Peurbach, p. 53, 1492; Torrentini, p. 76, 1501; uan Andres, ' Sumario breve de la practica de la arithmetica, ' Valencia (from the book it appears that it was written in Saragossa in 15 14; it was reprinted at Seville in 1 5 37); V. Rodulphus Spoletanus, ' De proportione proportionvm dispvtatio, ' Rome, 4. I/Vork: of1j16. ohann Boschensteyn, p. 100, 1514; Capella, p. 66, 1499; Ciruelo, p. 60, 1495; Kobel, p. 102, 1514; Stromer, p. 83, 1504; Widman, p. 36, c. 1488. PIETRO MARIA BONINI. Ed. pr. 1517. Florence, 1517. A Florentine writer of the first half of the sixteenth century. Tiller. 'Lvcidario darithmetica.' (Large woodcut. F. 3, r. Fig. 67.)...show more

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