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|Named Person:||Apollonius, of Perga.|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Vincenzio Viviani; Apollonius, of Perga.; Giuseppe Cocchini; Ferdinando, Grand-Duke of Tuscany; Leopold, Prince of Tuscany
|Notes:||Vol. 2 has special t.p., separate paging and register; title varies slightly ("iamdiv" instead of "adhuc" and dedication to Prince Leopold of Etruria).
Title in red and black, with armorial title-vignette; head- and tail pieces; initials.
With half-title: "De maximis et minimis libri dvo."
Vol. 1: Brief dedication to Ferdinand II on t.p., before statement of responsibility, and in full following t.p.; the same to Prince Leopold of Etruria [brother of Ferdinando II] in v. 2.
With four imprimatur statements, dated March or April 1659, on final page of v. 2.
Appendix: v. 2, p. 143-154.
Signatures: v. 1, [a]-b⁴ A-T⁴ V₂ (-V2, blank leaf?); v. 2, pi² A-S⁴ T⁶.
Errata for both volumes: v. 2, final leaf.
Includes two copper-engraved and two wood-engraved plates, each pair bound in on facing pages; the first pair possibly on one leaf. Geometrical diagrams.
First edition, large paper copy.
Reconstruction of the then-lost fifth book of Apollonius's Conics.
|Description:||2 v. in 1 (, 154; , 154,  p.,  leaves of plates]) : ill. ; 33 cm. (fol.)|
|Other Titles:||De maximis et minimis libri dvo
De maximis et minimis libri duo
|Responsibility:||Avctore Vincentio Viviani.|