Sundials Louis XIV scientific book, The sundial or given by a general principle of how to make dials ... according to the classes of Ozanam, at Charles-Antoine Jombert in Paris in 1746. In-8° (octavo) 184 pages and thirty boards. Louis XV binding in brown calf, back decorated with five ribs. This book explains how to make the dials [solar] on any kinds of surfaces. Jacques Ozanam, 1640-1718, is a famous mathematician known for his trigonometric and logarithmic tables.
Really good condition