'The elements of conic sections'. A quarto tract by a comparatively modern hand: ‘A Parabola is a curve Line terminating or bounding a plane figure made by one particular way of cutting a Cone, i.e. as we shall see, cutting it by a plane parallel to one of the sides.’
The elements of conic sections
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- ReferenceGB 123 DWL/RB/1/199
- Former ReferenceGB 123 Treatises v.26 Treatises v.157
- Dates of Creation1600-1699
- Physical Descriptionff 116-121 (f 116 and f 121v are blank); 210 x 170 mm.
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The Toleration Act of 1689 did not contain the word toleration in its title, although it was soon given that name. See Entring Book Glossary.
Other Finding Aids
Argent / Black v.157 (also listed as v.26); Thomas p.25