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The Use of the Two Mathematicall Instruments, the Crosse Staffe & the Iacobs Staffe [ ie Mathematical, Cross Staff & Jacobs Staff ] 1595 & 1596 by  Thomas Hood - First Edition Thus - 1972 - from Christopher Baron and Biblio.com

The Use of the Two Mathematicall Instruments, the Crosse Staffe & the Iacobs Staffe [ ie Mathematical, Cross Staff & Jacobs Staff ] 1595 & 1596

by Hood, Thomas

Condition: Good/Later loose protective Jacket


Amsterdam & New York: Da Capo Press. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd. [ Theatrvm Orbis Tarrarvm Ltd ], 1972 Hardback, 155mm x 230mm tall (6" x 9" approx.). Unpaginated, but 40pp including two title-pages with vignettes. Withdrawn and sold from the holdings of the Science Library, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, with a couple of neat stamp impressions and a blank patch obscuring the accession no. to the front board. Sepia illustrated book-plate to the front pastedown, indicating the volume's provenance as part of the Dorothy and Henry Jacobus endowment of 1959. Otherwise very good, in the original gilt-decorated, red cloth-covered boards/gilt-on-black titles. Number 468 in 'The English Experience, its Record in Early Printed Books' series, published in facsimile.. First Edition Thus. Cloth. Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
  • Bookseller: Christopher Baron GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005675
  • Title: The Use of the Two Mathematicall Instruments, the Crosse Staffe & the Iacobs Staffe [ ie Mathematical, Cross Staff & Jacobs Staff ] 1595 & 1596
  • Author: Hood, Thomas
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Later loose protective Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd. [ Theatrvm Orbis Tarrarvm Ltd ]
  • Place: Amsterdam & New York
  • Date published: 1972
  • Keywords: Noisbn Chivalry Knights Knighthood History Arthur Arthurian
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science and Medicine; Technology; Weights and Measures;


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