Opuscula Analytica. Leonhard EULER.

One of Euler’s Rarer Works;

The Dukes of Anhalt Set

Opuscula Analytica.

Two folding engraved plates. 2 p.l., 363 pp.; 2 p.l., 346 pp. Two vols. Large 4to, early 19th-cent. half-sheep & green marbled boards, flat spine gilt, red leather lettering piece on spine. St. Petersburg: Typis Academiae Imperialis Scientiarum, 1783-85.

First edition of this collection of 29 mathematical treatises by Euler; the first volume was published in the year of his death. This is a very uncommon book.

“Containing important papers on the theory of numbers, including his famous ‘Observationes circa Divisionem Quadratorum per Numeros primos’, also ‘de Criteriis Aequationis fxx + gyy = hzz, utrum ea Resolutionem admittat necne? Considerationes super Theoremate Fermatiano,’ etc. etc.”–Sotheran, 2nd Supp., 1464.

Fine and fresh set from the library of the Dukes of Anhalt with their stamp on verso of each title.

❧ Keynes, A Treatise on Probability. Bibliography, p. 443.

Price: $9,500.00

Item ID: 3491

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