11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
A MANUSCRIPT ON MATHEMATICS, POSSIBLY OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY OR EARLIER
Manuscript on paper, 60ff., with text and numerous diagrams in red and black, text outlined in red, red morocco binding with flap and marbled paper insets - folio 8 7/8 x 4in (22.5 x 10.1cm)
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