L'Arithmetique Du Sr Barreme Ou Le Livre Facile Pour Apprendre L'arithmetique De Foi-Meme, & Sans Maitre. M. BARREME.

L'Arithmetique Du Sr Barreme Ou Le Livre Facile Pour Apprendre L'arithmetique De Foi-Meme, & Sans Maitre.

Paris: Gandouin, Nyon, David, Didot, Armand, Savoye & Damonneville. 1747. 8vo. Original Calf. Pp. xii, 491, [76]. Frontispiece. Original mottled calf, gilt decoration to spine, front joint showing wear but firmly held. Early handwriting on end paper.Mathmatical calculations in text. New edition by N Barreme (1687-1756) of the work of his father Francois Barreme(1638-1703), mathematician and bookkeeper. The son made his own name in mercantile computation, with many editions of his own work extending through the end of the 18th C (listed in the advertisement at the rear of the current volume). A good copy of this expanded edition, important in the history of mathematics and bookkeeping. Good. Item #017342

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