Arismetique et geometrie

TitleArismetique et geometrie
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1538
AuthorsLa Roche E de
Other CitationSotheby's sale 2 July 1887 lot 1499 (illustrated). Bought by Bain for £82, it is now in the library at Barnbougle Castle, Book Collector xi, p.37, 1962.
BindingBound in calf with the stamp in gold
SignatureSignature on the titlepage: “Gilleame Forbes of Tolquhone” with the date 1588 X
NotesFormerly in the collection of James Gibson Craig, who published a facsimile.
Hepburn, James, 4th Earl of Bothwell  (1535 - 1578) (Stamp 1)
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