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Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis of each definition, postulate, and proposition. 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. 2 includes Books III-IX: Circles, relationships, rectilineal figures.

Synopsis:

Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis of each definition, postulate and proposition. Vol. 2 includes Books 3-9: Circles, relationships, rectilineal figures.

Synopsis:

The definitive edition of one of the very greatest classics of all time--the full Euclid, encompassing almost 2500 years of mathematical and historical study. This unabridged republication of the original enlarged edition contains the complete English text of all 13 books of the ELEMENTS, plus analyses of each definition, postulate, and proposition.

Table of Contents

BOOK III.

  DEFINITIONS

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK IV.

  DEFINITIONS

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK V.

  INTRODUCTORY NOTE

  DEFINITIONS

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK VI.

  INTRODUCTORY NOTE

  DEFINITIONS

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK VII.

  DEFINITIONS

  PROPOSITIONS

BOOK VIII.

BOOK IX.

GREEK INDEX TO VOL. II.

ENGLISH INDEX TO VOL. II.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486600895
Editor:
Heath, Thomas L.
Author:
Heath, Thomas L.
Author:
Mathematics
Author:
Euclid
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Geometry - General
Subject:
Geometry
Subject:
Arithmetic
Subject:
Mathematics, Greek
Subject:
General Mathematics
Subject:
Geometry -- Early works to 1800.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Mathematics-Basics
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Mathematics
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19560631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.06 lb

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Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis of each definition, postulate and proposition. Vol. 2 includes Books 3-9: Circles, relationships, rectilineal figures.
"Synopsis" by , The definitive edition of one of the very greatest classics of all time--the full Euclid, encompassing almost 2500 years of mathematical and historical study. This unabridged republication of the original enlarged edition contains the complete English text of all 13 books of the ELEMENTS, plus analyses of each definition, postulate, and proposition.
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