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Lorenzo de San Nicolas; Euclid. SEGUNDA YNPRESION DE LA PRIMERA PARTE DEL ARTE Y USO DE ARCHITECTURA… CON EL PRIMER LIBRO DEUCLIDES…. Madrid: Bernardo de Hervada, 1667. [12], 188, 191-342, [2] pp., lacking leaf Q6. 19th c. 1/4 sheep over marbled boards. Contents rather foxed and toned throughout, leaves trimmed with many illustrated leaves shaved with loss, several marginal chips, a few long closed tears, one leaf chipped and removing several lines of text and another chipped removing part of a woodcut image, tanning due to paper quality. ****************************************************** Filled with architectural and geometrical woodcut illustrations. The first book of Euclid's work on geometry is contained within the final 80 pages. This is the first volume of a two-volume work first published in 1639/1664. All early editions are exceedingly scarce. Fray Lorenzo de San Nicolas (1593–1679), Spanish friar and architect.

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[Architecture, Geometry] San Nicolas, Euclid, 1667

Estimate $200 - $400Mar 25, 2017
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Macon, GA 31210
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