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An Introduction to Mensuration and Practical Geometry; with Notes, containing the Reason of Every Rule by  John Bonnycastle - Hardcover - Fifteenth Edition - 1831 - from Bailgate Books Ltd and

An Introduction to Mensuration and Practical Geometry; with Notes, containing the Reason of Every Rule

by Bonnycastle, John

Condition: Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket

Rivington; Longman and Co; J Nunn; T Cadell; J Richardson; Baldwin and Co; J Duncan;Whittaker and Co; Hamilton and Co; Hurst and Co; Poole and Edwards; Houlston and Co; B Fellowes; W Joy etc, London, 1831. Fifteenth Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. 15th Edition. Small leather volume, illustrated title-page, 390pp plus catalogue. Covers worn on edges, rear cover together with final pages is almost detached, front hinge is split at bottom and cracked above, front free end-paper is missing, half-title page has bottom corner missing and previous owner's name at top,vignette title-page has bottom corner missing, internal binding sound, pages rather darkened but otherwise clean. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02118101049..


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