Sectionum conicarum libri V. Auctore Roberto Simson, ...
Place of origin
Felbrigg, Norfolk (Accredited Museum)
viii, 204 p., XXXVI leaves of plates (some folded) : diagrams ; 23 cm. Old Felbrigg shelfmarks: [in pencil at front] O5 N4 ; [in ink at rear] O5. Loose inserts: three additional leaves with geometric diagrams in ink (first free endpaper), annotation in eighteenth-century hand (facing pp. 34, 128), the latter extensive. Further annotation in ink on rear pastedown inverted. Provenance: eighteenth-century armorial bookplate, lettered: William Windham Esquire [i.e. William Windham (1717-1761)]. Binding: eighteenth-century Cambridge-style panelled calf; five raised bands; gilt lettered spine label.
Makers and roles
Simson, Robert Ruddiman, Thomas Ruddiman, Walter