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The Resource An epitome of geometry : being a compendious collection of the first, third, fifth, sixth, eleventh and twelfth books of Euclid, with their application to several of the most useful parts of the Mathematicks : also, Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion, algebraically demonstrated : to which is subjoin'd, A treatise of measuring superficies and solids, vulgarly decimally and practically, with the customs used by artificers in measuring their several works : likewise, directions for measuring board and timber, making vessels of any bigness, taking the plan of any court, yard, garden, &c. : also, the cutting the five regular bodies, (electronic resource)

An epitome of geometry : being a compendious collection of the first, third, fifth, sixth, eleventh and twelfth books of Euclid, with their application to several of the most useful parts of the Mathematicks : also, Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion, algebraically demonstrated : to which is subjoin'd, A treatise of measuring superficies and solids, vulgarly decimally and practically, with the customs used by artificers in measuring their several works : likewise, directions for measuring board and timber, making vessels of any bigness, taking the plan of any court, yard, garden, &c. : also, the cutting the five regular bodies, (electronic resource)

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An epitome of geometry : being a compendious collection of the first, third, fifth, sixth, eleventh and twelfth books of Euclid, with their application to several of the most useful parts of the Mathematicks : also, Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion, algebraically demonstrated : to which is subjoin'd, A treatise of measuring superficies and solids, vulgarly decimally and practically, with the customs used by artificers in measuring their several works : likewise, directions for measuring board and timber, making vessels of any bigness, taking the plan of any court, yard, garden, &c. : also, the cutting the five regular bodies
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An epitome of geometry
Title remainder
being a compendious collection of the first, third, fifth, sixth, eleventh and twelfth books of Euclid, with their application to several of the most useful parts of the Mathematicks : also, Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion, algebraically demonstrated : to which is subjoin'd, A treatise of measuring superficies and solids, vulgarly decimally and practically, with the customs used by artificers in measuring their several works : likewise, directions for measuring board and timber, making vessels of any bigness, taking the plan of any court, yard, garden, &c. : also, the cutting the five regular bodies
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eng
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UBC
Citation location within source
A928
Citation source
Wing
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active 1694-1710
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alingham, William
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Euclid
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  • Geometry
  • Mathematics
  • Geometry
  • Mathematics
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general
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An epitome of geometry : being a compendious collection of the first, third, fifth, sixth, eleventh and twelfth books of Euclid, with their application to several of the most useful parts of the Mathematicks : also, Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion, algebraically demonstrated : to which is subjoin'd, A treatise of measuring superficies and solids, vulgarly decimally and practically, with the customs used by artificers in measuring their several works : likewise, directions for measuring board and timber, making vessels of any bigness, taking the plan of any court, yard, garden, &c. : also, the cutting the five regular bodies, (electronic resource)
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Note
  • Attributed to William Alingham. Cf. NUC pre-1956
  • Errata: prelim. p. [16]
  • Advertisement: prelim. p. [16]
  • Added t.p. on p. [129]: Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion algebraically demonstrated
  • Added t.p. on p. [161]: The measuring of superficies and solids, vulgarly, decimally and practically
  • Reproduction of original in Huntington Library
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file reproduced from microform
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black and white
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unknown
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1 online resource ([16], 288 p.)
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online
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lossless
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ill.
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remote
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CL0037000020
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  • (OCoLC)606667967
  • (OCoLC)ocn606667967
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An epitome of geometry : being a compendious collection of the first, third, fifth, sixth, eleventh and twelfth books of Euclid, with their application to several of the most useful parts of the Mathematicks : also, Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion, algebraically demonstrated : to which is subjoin'd, A treatise of measuring superficies and solids, vulgarly decimally and practically, with the customs used by artificers in measuring their several works : likewise, directions for measuring board and timber, making vessels of any bigness, taking the plan of any court, yard, garden, &c. : also, the cutting the five regular bodies, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Attributed to William Alingham. Cf. NUC pre-1956
  • Errata: prelim. p. [16]
  • Advertisement: prelim. p. [16]
  • Added t.p. on p. [129]: Euclid's second book and doctrine of proportion algebraically demonstrated
  • Added t.p. on p. [161]: The measuring of superficies and solids, vulgarly, decimally and practically
  • Reproduction of original in Huntington Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([16], 288 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000020
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606667967
  • (OCoLC)ocn606667967

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