London: printed for J. Senex, W. and J. Innys, J. Osborn, T. Longman, and T. Woodward, 1726. First Edition. Octavo, ; G-; bound in full contemporary full diced calf, front board detached but present; some rubbing and wear to binding; ink name to front pastedown, ink name to ffep dated 1757, red ink name stamp to ffep; With two final advertisement leaves; [A]1 B-2C8 (-2C8); small marginalia to O2 'Julian Year'; SP consignment; shelved case 3.
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A New Mathematical Dictionary was drawn in part from the Latin versions of the German philosopher Christian Wolff's mathematical works.;
Edmund Stone (c. 1700-c. 1768) was an autodidact mathematician from Scotland in the 18th century about whom practically nothing is known.