Marmaduke Multiply's Merry Method of Making Minor Mathematicians: or, the Multiplication Table, illustrated by Sixty-Nine appropriate engravings
Price: 450.00 GBP
London: J. Harris and Son, 1825. The title page, followed by the 69 hand-coloured stipple engravings in facing pairs. Some soiling or toning up to p.10, thereafter generally clean. The missing blank corner of the last page has been made good. 1848 ownership name to the front pastedown, with a subsequent gift inscription. 13x10cms, in a new binding of quarter calf with marbled boards and new back endpapers. Title first published in 1817 (some engravings are dated 1816 or 1817): the paper here [p.31] is watermarked 1825. A very nice complete copy. Early edition. Very Good+.