8vo, pp. ; repair to title, remains of archival tape to verso, occasional light stains with partial loss of 1 or 2 characters, especially to the latter leaves, a little closely trimmed at the foot, touching a few signatures, withal a good copy bound a little tightly in recent marbled boards, gilt morocco lettering-piece to the spine.
US $200 €169
New corrected and enlarged edition, first published 1693. Described by De Morgan as the earliest English ready reckoner, Panarithmologia… was hugely popular; running to over twenty editions and remaining in print into the nineteenth century.
Rare, COPAC, ESTC, and OCLC locate only 4 U.K. copies of this edition, at the BL, NLS, Newcastle, and York; and 2 U.S. copies at Columbia and Chicago.
Wing L1916. This edition not in Kress or Goldsmiths’. See Goldsmiths’ 2987 for 1st edition and Kress 2625 for 2nd edition.
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