Figure from Stephen Johnston, ‘Making mathematical practice: gentlemen, practitioners and artisans in Elizabethan England’ (Ph.D. Cambridge, 1994). See the contents page for direct access to the chapters and the image gallery for the figures currently available online.
Larger version of figure 4.2.

Figure 4.2

Thomas Bedwell’s carpenter’s rule, as made in the 1630s by John Tompson.


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