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Euclide's geometry. BORELLI. Euclide rinnovato.

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Euclide's geometry. BORELLI. Euclide rinnovato.
 Euclide's geometry. BORELLI, Giovanni Alfonso. Euclide rinnovato. Bologna, Giovanni Battista Ferroni, 1663.

8vo, 165x105 mm, Contemporary full vellum binding, title written on the spine. [32], 310, [2] pages. Printer's device, woodcut head-piece, tail-piece, and initials historiated, on the leaf V3 illustrated tailpiece. Handwritten note of an ancient owner on half title repeated on the recto of leaf V4. Some browning and foxing pages, sign of humidity at leaves G2-3, unsophisticated copy.

Condition Report

First edition in Italian of the Euclides Restitutus, the famous commentary on the Euclidean elements of the author. The translation is by Domenico Magni, a pupil of Borelli. Numerous geometric illustrations.
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