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Euclid Manuscript. CORAZZI. Euclide Restituto Sei Primi Libri.

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Euclid Manuscript. CORAZZI. Euclide Restituto Sei Primi Libri.
 
CORAZZI, Ercole. Euclide Restituto Sei Primi Libri.
Paper manuscript, Torino 1721 

Manuscript vol. 4to, mm. 220x165; Contemporary full calf binding, gilded tilte on the spine; pp. 6 nn., with dedication, Pictorial Frontispiece, Titlepage, 247. Dedication on the first leaf “Ad usum Polloni 1721”, al recto la scritta “Da mihi ubi consistam, Terramque movebo”, curious allegorical depiction in frontispiece with Archimedes trying to lift the world, Title page with the title within baroque frame, numerous geometric figures in the text. Cursive handwriting clear, easy to read, brown ink. Slight sign of wear and browning, loss on endspine. Nice specimen. 
tue 1 December 2020
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