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A geometrical practical treatize named pantometria : diuided into three bookes, longimetra, planimetra, and stereometria / containing rules manifolde for mensuration of all lines, superficies and solides : with sundrie strange conclusions both by instrument and without, and also by glasses to set forth the true description or exact platte of an whole region ; first published by Thomas Digges ... With a mathematicall discourse of the fiue regular platonicall solides, and their metamorphosis into other fiue compound rare geometrical bodyes, conteyning an hundred newe theoremes at least of his owne inuention, neuer mentionen before by anye other geometrician ; lately reviewed by the avthor himselfe, and augmented with sundri additions, diffinitions, problemes and rare theoremes.

By: Digges, Leonard, -approximately 1559.
Contributor(s): Digges, Thomas, -1595.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Printed by A. Jeffes, 1591Description: 195, [1] p., 1 leaf : ill. ; 29 cm.Subject(s): Geometry -- Early works to 1800 | Measurement -- Early works to 1800 | Surveying. -- Early works to 1800
List(s) this item appears in: London Science City
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Book (Not for loan) Science Museum Wroughton
Library Store: Rare Books
Q O.B. DIG DIGGES (Browse shelf) Not For Loan 461478-2001

[Section M is wrongly bound M[superscript 1], M[superscript 3], M[superscript 2], M[superscript 4] and Bb is paginated 167-174 instead of 183-190].

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