Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: The description and vse of the sector, the crosse-staffe, and other instruments, for such as are studious of mathematicall practise.

Digital Image File Name: 
15242
Source Call Number: 
STC 12522
Source Creator: 
Gunter, Edmund, 1581-1626.
Source Title: 
The description and vse of the sector, the crosse-staffe, and other instruments, for such as are studious of mathematicall practise.
Source Created or Published: 
1623
Physical Description: 
title page
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Gunter, Edmund, 1581-1626.
Title (Hamnet): 
Description and use of the sector, the crosse-staffe, and other instruments
Title (Hamnet): 
Description and use of the sector
Title (Hamnet): 
First booke of the crosse-staffe
Title (Hamnet): 
The description and vse of the sector, the crosse-staffe, and other instruments, for such as are studious of mathematicall practise.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by William Iones. and are to be sold by Edmund Weauer,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1623.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[8], 143, [1]; 216 p., plate : ill. ; 4⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Mathematical instruments -- Early works to 1800.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Some copies have an added title page, engraved, dated 1624; not included in pagination above.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: A-T⁴, a-2d⁴.
Notes (Hamnet): 
See STC for various states of the plate.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"The first booke of the crosse-staffe" (caption title) has separate pagination and register.
Notes (Hamnet): 
One of several states of the first edition. This begins with A⁴: A1 is letterpress title page, A2r dedication, A2v-A4v contents.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Identified as STC 12522 on UMI microfilm.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S103554
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 12521.9
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
HH101/35. Frontis. 2. +Engr. t.p. Copy stained. Provenance: inscriptions: on front fly-leaf: 'Col. Newnham Regis'; on t.p.: 'M. Sutton'
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 12522