Bibliotheca Hookiana - Record details

Language and size:Libri Latini, &c. in Quarto
Lot number:609
Page number:21
Author:Snellius, Willebrord
Title:Cyclometricus, de Circuli dimensione
Publication place:Leiden
Publication date:1621
Catalogue notes:Three titles braced together under lot no. 609
Other notes:A 1631 edition of this book is on the list of desiderata Hooke scribbled on the back of a lecture he read on 20 July 1687 (Royal Society, Cl.P/20/76); it matches lot 251 on p. 25 in Edward Millington's auction catalogue Bibliotheca selectissima, diversorum librorum . . . quorum auctio habebitur . . . 18 die April, 1687, available online via EEBO. It should be noted that in the latter catalogue, this book is described as being bound with two others, one of which is listed in the BH as a separate book; see auct_BH_923.
database ID:auct_BH_973

 

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