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Algorismus.

Title:
Algorismus.
Abstract:
Pedagogical treatise on commercial and practical arithmetic, with extensive use of arabic numerals and problems illustrated with scenes from daily life.
Coverage:
Nola (Italy)
Creator:
Muscarello, Pietro Paolo.
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
113 leaves : parchment, col. ill.; 213 x 154 (144 x 95) mm. bound to 220 x 162 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn802407170; (OCoLC)802407170; (PU)4797419-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Italian.
Provenance:
Illuminated for a member of the Albertini family of Nola (their arms, f. 1r); 17th-century inscription, Stefano Scarella di San Remo (f. 102v).; Sold at auction at Sotheby's, 23 June 1992, lot 73, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg.; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2012.
Publisher:
[Nola], 1478.
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/4797419; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/1330539; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
Subject:
Arithmetic -- Early works to 1900.; Mathematics -- Early works to 1800.; Merchants -- Italy.; Codices.; Drawings.; Treatises.; Manuscripts, Italian; 15th century.; Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Personal Name:
Scarella, Stefano,
Call Number:
LJS 27