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The Resource Mathematicall recreations. Or a collection of sundrie problemes, extracted out of the ancient and moderne philosophers, as secrets in nature, and experiments in arithmeticke, geometrie, cosmographie, horolographie, astronomie, navigation, musicke, opticks, architecture, staticke, machanicks, chimestrie, waterworkes, fireworks, &c. ... Most of which were written first in Greeke and Latine, lately compiled in French, by Henry Van Etten Gent. And now delivered in the English tongue, with the examinations, corrections, and augmentations, (electronic resource)

Mathematicall recreations. Or a collection of sundrie problemes, extracted out of the ancient and moderne philosophers, as secrets in nature, and experiments in arithmeticke, geometrie, cosmographie, horolographie, astronomie, navigation, musicke, opticks, architecture, staticke, machanicks, chimestrie, waterworkes, fireworks, &c. ... Most of which were written first in Greeke and Latine, lately compiled in French, by Henry Van Etten Gent. And now delivered in the English tongue, with the examinations, corrections, and augmentations, (electronic resource)

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Mathematicall recreations. Or a collection of sundrie problemes, extracted out of the ancient and moderne philosophers, as secrets in nature, and experiments in arithmeticke, geometrie, cosmographie, horolographie, astronomie, navigation, musicke, opticks, architecture, staticke, machanicks, chimestrie, waterworkes, fireworks, &c. ... Most of which were written first in Greeke and Latine, lately compiled in French, by Henry Van Etten Gent. And now delivered in the English tongue, with the examinations, corrections, and augmentations
Title
Mathematicall recreations. Or a collection of sundrie problemes, extracted out of the ancient and moderne philosophers, as secrets in nature, and experiments in arithmeticke, geometrie, cosmographie, horolographie, astronomie, navigation, musicke, opticks, architecture, staticke, machanicks, chimestrie, waterworkes, fireworks, &c. ... Most of which were written first in Greeke and Latine, lately compiled in French, by Henry Van Etten Gent. And now delivered in the English tongue, with the examinations, corrections, and augmentations
Title variation
Récréation mathématicque
Creator
Contributor
Attributed name
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UBC
Citation location within source
10558.5
Citation source
STC (2nd ed.)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Etten, Hendrik van
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/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1591-1670
  • 1575-1660
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leurechon, Jean
  • Malthus, Francis
  • Oughtred, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Scientific recreations
  • Fireworks
  • Fireworks
  • Science
  • Scientific recreations
Target audience
general
Label
Mathematicall recreations. Or a collection of sundrie problemes, extracted out of the ancient and moderne philosophers, as secrets in nature, and experiments in arithmeticke, geometrie, cosmographie, horolographie, astronomie, navigation, musicke, opticks, architecture, staticke, machanicks, chimestrie, waterworkes, fireworks, &c. ... Most of which were written first in Greeke and Latine, lately compiled in French, by Henry Van Etten Gent. And now delivered in the English tongue, with the examinations, corrections, and augmentations, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Sometimes attributed to Jean Leurechon
  • A translation of: Récréation mathématicque
  • The translation is sometimes attributed to Francis Malthus or, wrongly, to William Oughtred
  • With an additional title page, engraved, preceded by a letterpress explanation, and a final license leaf
  • Identified as STC 15530 on UMI microfilm
  • Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([44], 285, 285-286, [5] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0036000023
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606508131
  • (OCoLC)ocn606508131
Label
Mathematicall recreations. Or a collection of sundrie problemes, extracted out of the ancient and moderne philosophers, as secrets in nature, and experiments in arithmeticke, geometrie, cosmographie, horolographie, astronomie, navigation, musicke, opticks, architecture, staticke, machanicks, chimestrie, waterworkes, fireworks, &c. ... Most of which were written first in Greeke and Latine, lately compiled in French, by Henry Van Etten Gent. And now delivered in the English tongue, with the examinations, corrections, and augmentations, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Sometimes attributed to Jean Leurechon
  • A translation of: Récréation mathématicque
  • The translation is sometimes attributed to Francis Malthus or, wrongly, to William Oughtred
  • With an additional title page, engraved, preceded by a letterpress explanation, and a final license leaf
  • Identified as STC 15530 on UMI microfilm
  • Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([44], 285, 285-286, [5] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0036000023
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606508131
  • (OCoLC)ocn606508131

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