Artifact Details

Title

Trigonometrie rectiligne et spherique, avec la construction des tables des sinus, des tangentes, des secantes et des logarithmes

Catalog Number

B224.82

Type

Text

Date

1750

Author

Rivard, Dominque Francois

Publisher

Chez J. Desaint & C. Saillant et P.A. Le Prieur

Place of Publication

Paris

Extent

xix, 171, [379] p.

Dimensions

overall: 1 in x 5 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in

Description

Handwritten notes on verso of title page. Last logarithm table contains handwritten calculations. Three additional note pages have been inserted into the end flyleaf, containing handwritten notes and calculations.

Bound with the author's (page 204 in scan) "Tables de sinus, tangentes...", 1743.

Category

Book

Collection Title

Gwen Bell early book collection of algorithms, tables, and history of calculations

Credit

The Gwen Bell Early Book Collection of Algorithms, Tables, and History of Calculations

Lot Number

X7090.2014