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1699 Very Scarce Broadside - ARITHMETICS - Mathematics - Johannes Meyer

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Meyer, Johann [1655-1712]
Arithmetica : Die Rechen-Kunst
Zürich : ab der Bürgerlichen Bibliothec, 1704.
Overall size 32 x 32 cm, Plate (16,5 x 25 cm) flush mounted at the time.
Hollstein's German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, Bd. XXVIII, Amsterdam 1980, S. 40, Nr. 136-157 ; Zürcher Neujahrsblätter, Zürich 1971, S. 3
Allegorical figure of Arithmetik to the fore, behind which is Merkur. To left and right four smaller images and German descriptive text below:
Sic ditatur aerarium;
Sic Mercatura floret;
Sic familiaris crescit;
Sic res rustica augetur.
Some staying and wear to outer margins. Age spot to image.