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Pleasure with profit

William Leybourn

Pleasure with profit

consisting of recreations of divers kinds, viz. numerical, geometrical,mechanical, statical, astronomical, horometrical, cryptographical, magnetical, automatical, chymical, and historical

by William Leybourn

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Published by N. Rolls in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cancel t.p. cut at border and pasted over that 1694 (Wing L1931). Pts. vi-xi have separate pagination but single register.

StatementTo whis work is also annext, a treatise of algebra ... with a new series for the speedy extraction of roots, etc. By R. Sault.
ContributionsSault, R.
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.ts :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19188864M

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