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1Title:  Iacobi Peletarii Cenomani, De occulta parte numerorum, quam algebram vocant, libri duo   
 Alt. Title:  Algáebre. Latin   
 Creator:  Peletier, Jacques, 1517-1582 
 Publication:  Apud Gulielmum Cauellat, Parisiis, 1560 
 Notes:  Translation of: L'algáebre "Extraict de Registres de Parlement" refers to the work as "vn liure intitulâe Algebra Iacobi Peletarij" (p. [2] of 1st group) Running title: Iacobi Peletarii Algebrae liber I-[II] Signatures:*p4s A-Rp4s Title vignette (device) Leaves 61 & 62 misnumbered 56 & 57 "Errata": final leaf 
 Extent:  [4], 57 [i.e. 62], [6] leaves : ill. (woodcuts) ; 20 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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2Title:  Francisci Vietae Fontenaeensis In artem analyticam isagoge; seu, Algebra nova   
 Alt. Title:  In artem analyticam isagoge   
 Creator:  Viáete, Franðcois, 1540-1603 
 Publication:  Ex Officina Davidis Lopes, Lugduni Batavorum, 1635 
 Notes:  Originally published Tours, 1591. Cf. BN, BM, DSB Title-vignette, head- and tailpiece, initial Signatures: A-Cp4s Dp1s (t.p. verso blank) 
 Extent:  26 p. ; 20 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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3Title:  An introduction to algebra: with notes and observations; designed for the use of schools and places of public education   
 Creator:  Bonnycastle, John, approximately 1760-1821 
 Publication:  Published by Joseph Crukshank, and sold by James Crukshank, no. 87, Market-street, A. Bartram, printer, Philadelphia, 1806 
 Notes:  Error in paging: vii numbered ii 
 Extent:  vii, [1], 208 p 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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4Title:  The elements of that mathematical art commonly called algebra: expounded in four books   
 Creator:  Kersey, John, 1616-1690? | Faithorne, William, 1616-1691 
 Publication:  printed by William Godbid, for Thomas Passinger, at the sign of the Three Bibles on London-Bridge, and Benjamin Hurlock over-agianst St. Magnus Church, near London-Bridge, London, M.DC.LXXIII. [1673] 
 Notes:  Books 1-2 only Engraved frontispiece portrait of Kersey signed: Faithorne, sculp Errata: prelim. p. [10] Wing erroneously gives imprint dates 1673-4 
 Extent:  [12], 323, [1] p. : port. ; (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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5Title:  A proposal about printing A treatise of algebra, historical and practical   
 Creator:  Wallis, John, 1616-1703 
 Publication:  Richard Davis?], London?, 1683 
 Notes:  Prospectus for Wallis' A treatise of algebra (printed for Richard Davis, London, 1685) Caption-title Imprint from proposal set forth on p. [4] by Richard Davis, "Bookseller to the University of Oxford," to begin printing "by or before the First day of August next, 1683"; blank form for subscription at bottom, with blanks for date in 1683. Paper and type of prospectus are samples of those in proposed book With historiated initial 
 Extent:  [4] p. ; 32 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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6Title:  Synopsis algebraica   
 Creator:  Alexander, Johannes, -approximately 1690 
 Publication:  Impensis Hospitii, Typis Benj. Motte, Londini, 1693 
 Notes:  Pages 161-192 misnumbered 171-186, 189-204 Signatures: [pi]p3s B-Np8s Op1s (O inserted between K1 and K2) Errata leaf, unnumbered, sig. O, inserted between p. 130 and 131 as issued. Cf. Binder's instructions at head of insert page: "Inter Pag. 130-131, inserenda." 
 Extent:  [6], 130, [2], 131-204 [i.e. 192] p. : ill. ; 19 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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7Title:  Algebra   
 Creator:  Clavius, Christoph, 1538-1612 
 Publication:  Apud Bartholomaeum Zannettum, Romae, 1608 
 Notes:  Title vignette Errata: p. [36] (first count) 
 Extent:  [36], 383, [1] p. : ill. ; 22 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Mathematics -- Early works to 1800

 
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8Title:  The elements of that mathematical art commonly called algebra: expounded in two books   
 Creator:  Kersey, John, 1616-1690? | Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742 
 Publication:  Printed for R. and W. Mount and T. Page, London, 1717 
 Notes:  At end of Book II: The end of the first volume. No more published? First published in four books, two volumes, folio, London, 1673-74 Caption-titles: Book I, A treatise of the elements of the algebraical art; book II, The elements of the algebraic art Halley's Lectures, in Appendix following t.p., have caption-title, separate pagination and register. Dated at end November 22, 1704. Include diagrams Title-page within double-rule border; includes motto Frontispiece is portrait of Kersey, as in 1673-74 edition 
 Extent:  [2], 24, 323 p., [1] leaf of ports. : ill., diagrs. ; 30 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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9Title:  A treatise of algebra: in three parts. Containing I. The fundamental rules and operations; II. The composition and resolution of equations of all degrees, and the different affections of their roots; III. The application of algebra and geometry to each other. To which is added, an appendix, concerning the general properties of geometrical lines   
 Creator:  MacLaurin, Colin, 1698-1746 | Lawson, John, 1723-1779 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Printed for J. Nourse [etc.], London, 1788. 
 Notes:  Appendix in Latin and in translation: Being a treatise concerning the properties of geometrical lines. Translated from the Latin by John Lawson, B.D. 
 Extent:  [14], 504 p., 12 folded leaves of plates : ill., diagrs ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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10Title:  Traitâe d'algebre; ou, Principes generaux pour resoudre les questions de mathematique   
 Creator:  Rolle, Michel, 1652-1719 
 Publication:  Chez Etienne Michallet, A Paris, 1690 
 Notes:  Title-vignette, headpieces, initials Signatures: äap3s p2säap2-4s äep3s A-2Lp4s (t.p. verso, final page blank) Errata: p. [18] (1st group) 
 Extent:  [18], 208, 207-224, 227-254, 257-270, [1] p., [2] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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11Title:  Traitâe âelâementaire d'algâebre   
 Creator:  Bossut, Charles, 1730-1814 | Bossut, Charles, 1730-1814 | Bossut, Charles, 1730-1814 
 Publication:  Chez Claude-Antoine Jombert, Fils aãinâe, A Paris, 1776 
 Notes:  Series from half-title Title ornament, head- and tailpieces Errata and âEclaircissement: p. 455-456 
 Extent:  [4], viii, 456 p. ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800

 
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12Title:  Algebra ofte Nieuwe stel-regel: waer door alles ghevonden wordt inde wis-konst, wat vindtbaer is. Noyt voor desen bekendt   
 Creator:  Stampioen, Johan, 1610- | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Ghedruckt ten huyse vanden autheur, s'Graven-hage, 1639. 
 Notes:  Added t.-p., illustrated. 
 Extent:  [40], 366 p. illus. (port.), diagrs. 20 cm. 
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13Title:  The elements of algebra, in ten books / I. The life and character of the author. II. His Palpable arithmetic decyphered   
 Creator:  Saunderson, Nicholas, 1682-1739 | Saunderson, John | Moivre, Abraham de, 1667-1754 
 Publication:  Printed at the University-Press, Cambridge [Eng.], 1741. 
 Notes:  Paged continuously. Edited by John Saunderson. Solution of two problems concerning proportionals, by A.De Moivre: v. 1, p. 263-267. Rule for extracting the cubic, or any other root of an impossible binomial, such as a + [square root of] -b and also for extracting any root out of a given power thereof, by A.de Moivre: p. 743-748. Vol. 2 t.-p. bears date 1740. Errata on p. [23] (1st sequence) and [4] (3rd sequence). 
 Extent:  2 v. ([24], xxvi, [4], 748, [32] p.), 8 folded leaves of plates : front.(port.) diagrs. ; 28 x 22 cm. 
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14Title:  Moor's arithmetick: In tvvo books. The first treating of the vulgar arithmetick in all its parts, with several new inventions to ease the memory, by Nepairs rods, logarithms, decimals, &c. fitted for the use of all persons. The second of arithmetick in species or algebra, whereby all difficult questions receive their analytical laws and resolutions, made very plain and easie for the use of scholars and the more curious. To which are added two treatises: 1. A new contemplation geometrical upon the oval figure called the ellipsis. 2. The two first books of Mydorgius his conical sections analized by that reverend divine Mr. W. Oughtred, Englished and completed with cuts. By Jonas Moore, Professor of the Mathematicks   
 Creator:  Moore, JonasSir, 1617-1679 | Oughtred, William, 1575-1660 | Mydorge, Claude, 1585-1647 
 Publication:  printed by J.G. for Nath. Brook, at the Angel in Cornhil, London, 1660 
 Notes:  The first leaf is blank "Algebra. Arithmetick in species or symbols", "Contemplationes geometricµ" and "Conical sections" (the latter a translation of the first two books of "De sectionibus conicis" by Claude Mydorge, each have separate dated title page and pagination; register is continuous. "A canon of the squares and cubes of all numbers under 1000" has divisional title page and separate pagination with even-numbered pages on rectos 
 Extent:  [16], 224, [4], 95, [5], 33, [5], 39, [2], 48, [1] p., [7] folded leaves of plates ; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Arithmetic -- Early works to 1900

 
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15Title:  The elements of that mathematical art commonly called algebra: expounded in four books   
 Creator:  Kersey, John, 1616-1690? | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  printed by William Godbid, for Thomas Passinger, at the sign of the Three Bibles on London-Bridge, and Benjamin Hurlock over-agianst St. Magnus Church, near London-Bridge, London, M.DC.LXXIII. [1673] 
 Notes:  Books 1-2 only. Errata on p. [10]. Wing erroneously gives imprint dates 1673-4 
 Extent:  [12], 323 p. ; front. port. ; 33 cm. (fol.) 
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16Title:  Hieronymi Cardani, praestantissimi mathematici, philosophi, ac medici Artis magnae: sive, de regulis algebraicis Lib. unus. Qui & totius de Arithmetica, quod opus perfectum inscripsit, est in ordine Decimus   
 Alt. Title:  Ars magna   
 Creator:  Cardano, Girolamo, 1501-1576 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Per Ioh. Petreium excusum, Norimbergae, anno M.D.XLV. (1545) 
 Notes:  Imprint from colophon. Signatures: A-Tp4s Vp6s 
 Extent:  81, [1] leaves : ill., port. ; 31 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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17Title:  A treatise of algebra: in three parts, containing I. The fundamental rules and operations. II. The composition and resolution of equations of all degrees, and the different affections of their roots. III. The application of algebra and geometry to each other : to which is added an appendix concerning the general properties of geometrical lines   
 Creator:  MacLaurin, Colin, 1698-1746 | Dibner, Bern | Volterra, Vito, 1860-1940 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Printed for A. Millar & J. Nourse, London, 1748. 
 Notes:  Appendix in Latin. 
 Extent:  xiv, 366, 65 p., 12 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Volterra Collection | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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18Title:  Elemens d'algebre   
 Creator:  ClairautM, 1713-1765 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Chez Les Freres Guerin [and 2 others], A Paris, 1746. 
 Extent:  [2], xvii, 314, [22] p., [10] folded leaves of plates ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
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19Title:  Moores arithmetick: In two bookes: discovering the secrets of that art, in numbers and species, after a more exact, plaine, and easie way, then ever. The first teaching (by precept and example) the ordinary operations in numbers, whole and broken; the rules of practise, interest, and performed in a more facile manner by decimalls, then hitherto hath been published; the excellency, and new practice and use of the logarithmes, Nepayres bones, together with many new propositions, touching the quantities, qualities, resultments, and rules of medicines, fitted for mathematitians, merchants, and tradesmen. The second, the great rule of algebra in species, resolving all arithmeticall questions by supposition: with trigonometry, planitretry, steriometry, and all other parts of the art military. With a canon of the powers of numbers. Fitted to the meanest capacity, and published for the generall good of this nation. By Jonas Moore, late of Durham   
 Creator:  Moore, JonasSir, 1617-1679 | Cross, Thomas, active 1632-1682 | Huth Library 
 Publication:  printed by Thomas Harper for Nathaniel Brookes, at the Angell in Cornehill, London, 1650 
 Notes:  With frontis. portrait (A1v) of author signed: T. Cross sculpsit "Arithmeticke in species." has separate dated title page and pagination; register begins with quire 2A Divisional title page on leaf 2I3r: A canon of the squares and cubes of all numbers under 1000, ... In this edition, line 2 reads: In two bookes:"; a reissue, with cancel title page, of the issue with "In two bookes." in line 5 of title 
 Extent:  [16], 272, [4], 128, 123-141, [1] p., [3] folded leaves of plates : port., tables ; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Arithmetic -- Early works to 1900

 
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20Title:  Algebrae compendiosa facilâisque descriptio, qua depromuntur magna arithmetices miracula   
 Creator:  Scheubel, Johann, 1494-1570 
 Publication:  Apud Gulielmum Cauellat, Parisiis, 1551 
 Notes:  Signatures: A-Np4s Text in italic script Title vignette (printer's device) Colophon: Excudebat Lutetiµ Parisiorum, Benedictus Preuotius typographus ... 1551 
 Extent:  52 leaves ; 19 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Mathematics -- Early works to 1800

 
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