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Volume 3 of three-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical apparatus analyzing each definition, postulate, and proposition in great detail. Covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance and modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations and historical notes. Vol. 3 includes Books 10-13: Commensurable magnitudes, solids, cones, cylinders.

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Volume 1 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis. Covers textual and linguistic matters, more. Includes 2,500 years of commentary. Total in set: 995 figures.

Synopsis:

Volume 3 of three-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical apparatus analyzing each definition, postulate, and proposition in great detail. Covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance and modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations and historical notes. Vol. 3 includes Books X-XIII: Commensurable magnitudes, solids, cones, cylinders.

Table of Contents

BOOK X. INTRODUCTORY NOTE

  DEFINITIONS I.

  PROPOSITIONS I?47

  DEFINITIONS II.

  PROPOSITIONS 48?84

  DEFINITIONS III.

  PROPOSITIONS 85?115

  ANCIENT EXTENSIONS OF THEORY OF BOOK X

BOOK XI. DEFINITIONS

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK XII. HISTORICAL NOTE

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK XIII. HISTORICAL NOTE

  PROPOSITIONS

"APPENDIX. I. THE SO-CALLED "BOOK XIV." (BY HYPSICLES)"

II. "NOTE ON THE SO-CALLED "BOOK XV."

GENERAL INDEX : GREEK

" " " ENGLISH"

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486600901
Editor:
Heath, Thomas L.
Author:
Heath, Thomas L.
Author:
Euclid
Author:
Mathematics
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Geometry - General
Subject:
Geometry
Subject:
Arithmetic
Subject:
Early works to 1800
Subject:
Mathematics, Greek
Subject:
Matemâatica
Subject:
Geometrâia
Subject:
Mathâematiques grecques
Subject:
General Mathematics
Subject:
Geometrâia griega
Subject:
Geometria Analitica
Subject:
Fundamentos Da Geometria
Subject:
Geometry -- Early works to 1800.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Mathematics-Geometry and Trigonometry
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Mathematics
Series Volume:
3
Publication Date:
19560631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
8 x 5.38 in 1.28 lb

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Volume 1 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis. Covers textual and linguistic matters, more. Includes 2,500 years of commentary. Total in set: 995 figures.

"Synopsis" by , Volume 3 of three-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical apparatus analyzing each definition, postulate, and proposition in great detail. Covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance and modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations and historical notes. Vol. 3 includes Books X-XIII: Commensurable magnitudes, solids, cones, cylinders.
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