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Elementa geometriae

Collection Data

Euclid (Author)
Adelard, of Bath, ca. 1116-1142 (Translator)
Campano, da Novara, d. 1296 (Author of afterword, colophon, etc.)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1482-05-25
Place: Venice
Publisher: Erhard Ratdolt
Edition: First edition of Euclid's Elements
Issuance: monographic
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1482 (Euclid. Elementa geometriae)
Geometry -- Early works to 1800
Mathematics, Greek
Content: Leaf [2a] (red) : Preclarissimus liber elementorum Euclidis perspicacissimi: in artem Geometrie incipit quãfoelicissime.
Content: Headlines, beginning with the recto of leaf [10]
Content: Leaf [137b] (Colophon): Opus elementorũ euclidis megarensis in geometriã artẽ In id quoq; Campani perspicacissimi Cõmentationes finiũt. Erhardus ratdolt Augustensis impressor solertissimus. venetijs impressit. Anno salutis M.cccc.lxxxij. Octauis.Caleñ.Juñ.
Citation/reference: Hain. Repertorium (with Coppinger's Supplement) *6693; Brit. Mus. Cat. (XV cent.) V, p. 285-286 (IB. 20513); Gesamtkat. d. Wiegendr. 9428; Goff. Third census, E-113.
Date: 25 May (Octauis Calen. Jun.) 1482
Physical Description
Extent: [138] ℓ., the last blank, wanting first and last. woodcuts : diagrs., initials. f⁰. 30.5 cm.
Signatures : a¹⁰, b-r⁸.
Leaf [2a] has a three-side woodcut border
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13796950
Library of Congress Control Number: 73213223
RLIN/OCLC: 2547690
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c63d960-b753-0130-60c3-58d385a7b928
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