Bibliotheca Hookiana - Record details

Language and size:Libri Latini, &c. in Folio
Lot number:269
Page number:7
Author:[Pell, John]
Title:Tabula Numerorum Quadrator. decies Millium
Publication place:London
Publication date:1672
Price fetched:0.0.6
Location:British Library shelfmark 528.n.20.(6.)
Sloane no. H 750: no fixed url, search the Sloane Printed Books catalogue.
Provenance:Sloane, Hans (1660-1753)
Provenance references:Mandelbrote, 'Sloane's Purchases' (2009), p. 131.
Annotations:"Note on titlepage, 'Dr Pells Tables', probably in Hooke's hand, and two other leaves of notes," noted by Mandelbrote.
Other notes:The two manuscript sheets in Hooke's hand, inserted between pages 30 and 31, contain his examples on how "In this Table to find the . . . Square of any whole number less than Ten Thousand" or "To find the side of any square number less than 100 Million."(fol. 1r). They are too faint to read in the EEBO reproduction.
database ID:auct_BH_290

 

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