RICHARD OF WALLINGFORD. - Richard of Wallingford: An Edition of His Writings with Introductions, English Translation and Commentary by J.D. North.
Oxford Univ Press 1976. Three volumes octavo, very good in publisher's cloth and dustwrappers; 24 plates, other illustrations & diagrams. ¶ The first critical edition - "indeed the first complete edition ... of any medieval European astronomer" - of the 14th century mathematican and astronomer, with his texts on the construction of his astronomical clock; the "first important work on trigonometry to have been written in Europe"; his treatise on the construction and use of the albion; &c.AUD 400.00 [Appr.: EURO 274.75 US$ 300.61 | £UK 234.25 | JP¥ 33474] Book number 7743
is offered by:
Order this book |
Ask for information
Back to your search results