A new systeme of the mathematicks: containing I. Arithmetick, as well natural and decimal, as in species, or the principles of algebra. II. Practical geometry, together with the first six books of Euclid's Elements, as also the eleventh and twelfth, symbo

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A new systeme of the mathematicks: containing I. Arithmetick, as well natural and decimal, as in species, or the principles of algebra. II. Practical geometry, together with the first six books of Euclid's Elements, as also the eleventh and twelfth, symbo
Names
Flamsteed, John (1646-1719 ) (Author)
Hanway, William (Editor)
Godbid, A. (Printer)
Playford, John (ca. 1655-1685 or 6 ) (Printer)
Moore, Jonas, Sir (1617-1679 ) (Author)
Potenger, John (Editor)
Perkins, Peter (d. 1680 ) (Author)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1681
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by A. Godbid and J. Playford, for R. Scott, bookseller
Topics
Astronomy, 1681
Geography
Mathematics
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "The sections ... on algebra, Euclid, and navigation [were written] by Perkins, master of the ... school; while Flamsteed communicated the astronomical tables."--Dict. nat. biog. cf. also Pref.
Content: Copy in Map Div. 97-6214: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 3012.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Printed in sections, 1678 or 9-1681, and edited after the author's death by W. Hanway and J. Potenger. Several sections have special title-pages dated 1680.
Content: Title-page to [v. 1] printed in red and black; added t.-p. engraved by N. Yeates.
Ownership: 20168-9 (Astor)
Ownership: Astor.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. charts, diagrs., maps, tables. 23.5 cm. (4to.)
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5991261
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14428893
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 44c4e000-c5d4-012f-4b37-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1646: Creator Born
  • 1681: Issued
  • 1719: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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A new systeme of the mathematicks: containing I. Arithmetick, as well natural and decimal, as in species, or the principles of algebra. II. Practical geometry, together with the first six books of Euclid's Elements, as also the eleventh and twelfth, symbo