CHALRET, Jean-Jacques-Marie-Joseph. Eléments d'arithmétique, de géométrie et d'algèbre.
Paris, Moutard, 1782.
One volume 8vo (200x125 mm), xii - (12) - 428 pages and 9 folding plates. binding : Contemporary full red morocco, triple gilt fillet on covers, fleuron at corners, spine gilt in six compartments, title in gilt on lettering-piece (green morocco), gilt edges, single gilt fillet on edges. Browned paper on plates. Small inkstain on the binding, corners worn.
Chalret thus poses the problem in the preface: "It has long been complained that among the young people who are applied to the study of mathematics, there are so few who triumph over the repugnance they inspire them"
The purpose of the author in this book will therefore be to propose a pleasant method of study of Mathematics.
Rare in contemporary morocco.
Price : 350 €