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1 Anonymous Marmaduke Multiply
Boston Munroe And Francis 1845 New Edition Printed Wrappers Fair 24mo Woodcuts 
Child's book to teach multiplication. Each page has a woodcut, an equation, and a rhyme. One for aspiring mathematicians reads, "8 times 12 are 96 / My wandering thoughts I cannot fix." 71+[i] pages, printed front and rear wrappers are present, but it lacks most of the title-page above the imprint. Scarce. 005862 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Ozanam, Jacques. Usage Du Compas De Proportion, et De L'Instrument Universel. Pour Refoudre Promptement & Tres-Exactement Les Problemes De La Geometric Pratique, Tant Sur Le Papier Que Sur Le Terrein, Sans Aucun Calcul. Avec Un Traite De La Division Des Champs.
Paris Claude-Antoine Jombert, Fils 1769 New Edition Hardcover Good + 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 12 Folding copperplate Engravings 
xxiv, 240 pp. Enrichie de Figures en Taille-douce. Contemporary worn calf, extra-gilt spine, red morocco label, tips of spine worn. The first appeared in 1688 but without illustrations. This Ozanam brother was a noted French mathematician, who specialized in text books and tutoring. 005476 
Price: 300.00 USD
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