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Scientific book sundials of Ozaman by Charles-Antoine Jombert

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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.

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  • Time:18th century
  • Origin:France
  • Artist:Charles Antoine JOMBERT
  • Material or technique:Paper
  • Sizes:12 x 20 x 2 cm (Width x Height x Depth)
  • Reference:2211

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Really good condition

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