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'In Arithmetica diversche questyen met hare solutien'

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Reference code(s): GB 0096 MS299
Held at: Senate House Library, University of London
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Full title: 'In Arithmetica diversche questyen met hare solutien'
Date(s): 1612
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 89 leaves, 1 volume
Name of creator(s): Unknown
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In Arithmetica diversche questyen met hare solutien: door C.J. Broersz, liefhebber der Reeckenconst ... Tot Haarlem, Bij Gillis Rooman, woonende in de Jacobine-strate, in de vergulden Parsse, Anno 1590. The transcription of the book by Broersz occupies the first 33 leaves, and is signed F.[?] J. Riett, 1612. Ff. 35-88 contain further arithmetical problems, including some in verse form illustrated by pen-and-ink drawings.

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Entry compiled by J Caudwell.

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Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

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