Fabbrica Ed Usi Principali Della Squadra Di Proporzione. Anton-Maria LORGNA.
Fabbrica Ed Usi Principali Della Squadra Di Proporzione.
Fabbrica Ed Usi Principali Della Squadra Di Proporzione.
OF HIS OWN INVENTION

Fabbrica Ed Usi Principali Della Squadra Di Proporzione.

Verona, M. Moroni 1768.

Large 4to. [xi], 67p. and TWO LARGE FOLDING ENGRAVED PLATES OF THE INSTRUMENT (signed D. Valesi).

Contemporary soft binder’s boards, small later paper spine label, UNCUT.

Only Edition — for architects, artillerists, map makers, estate managers, geometers, mathematicians and surveyors. This treatise introduces the components of Lorgna’s instrument, discusses its construction and use with chapters on hydrographic cartography, leveling, ballistics, and so on. Lorgna ran the Verona military academy for thirty years and drafted plans to join the Mediterranean and the Red Sea at Suez. In good condition.
¶Riccardi, Biblioteca matematica italiana I(2): 47,7.

Item #10904

Price: $2,800.00