Apollonii Pergaei Conicorum libri octo : et Sereni Antissensis De sectione cylindri & coni libri duo.
By: Apollonius, of Perga.
Contributor(s): Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742 | Pappus, of Alexandria | Eutocius, of Ascalon | Serenus, Antinoensis.Material type: BookPublisher: Oxoniae : e Theatro Sheldoniano, 1710Description: 3 pt. in 1 v. : ill. ; 41 cm.Subject(s): Mathematics, Greek | Mathematics -- Early works to 1800 | Conic sections
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Engraved title vignette and frontispiece.
Pts. I and II, Greek and Latin in parallel columns; pt. II, Latin, with "Pappi Lemmata" in Greek and Latin, in parallel columns.
Signature of 'J Sutherland (?)' to verso of frontispiece; unidentified.
Armorial stamp of 'The Society of Writers to the Signet' to binding.
Annotated. Brief notae in both Latin and Greek in pencil to pp. 32-33; further notae and corrections to p. 104; p. 105-107; p. 137.
Bound in tan leather on wooden boards; triple line blind tooled frame with toothed cutting . Floral stamp within gilted frame on spine. Gilted board fore-edges; page fore-edges dyed red.
Red Science Museum Library stamp to title page, dated 31/10/1979.