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Underweysung der Messung (Teaching of Measurement)

Nuremberg: Hieronymus Andreae, 1525


Old library inscription on title; inscription inside upper cover: "Given to Dr. Lautensack [Lautenspek?] by Mother Jan 3rd 1905"; Goodspeed's Bookshop, Boston, from whom purchased by MFA, November 10, 1938.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund


Place of Publication

Nuremberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Meder Books XXVI, 1525, A (first edition, first issue)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two woodcuts and numerous diagrams


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books