Fennell (Edward A.)
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
Figures in proportion: art, science and the business Renaissance : the contribution of Luca Pacioli to culture and commerce in the High Renaissance (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, London, February 1994)
London, Institute of Chartered Accountants, 1994
(21 × 30 cm), 28 pp., 20 illustrations. Publisher’s wrappers. - Discussion of Pacioli’s compendium of mathematical and business techniques, Summa de arithmetica, Geometria, proportioni e proportionalita (1494), with reproductions from the two copies in the Library of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. “Useful pamphlet on this mathematician and pioneer of double-entry book-keeping” (The English Historical Review, volume 109, November 1994, p.1355). ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.