EUCLID -- MILLIET DECHALES, Claude-François Milliet (1621-1678). The Elements of Euclid explain'd in a new but most easie method. Oxford: L. Lichfield for Anthony Stephens, 1685. Small 8° (160 x 96mm). (A few leaves creased.) Contemporary blind-panelled calf (spine frayed at foot, covers a little scuffed).
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION of Milliet's Huict livres des Elements d'Euclide rendus plus faciles, a paraphrase of Euclid's Elements said to be 'purg'd from a multitude of errors in the Original'. A second and third edition followed in 1696 and 1700. A GOOD COPY. Wing E-3400.