The Thirteen Books of the Elements: Volume 2
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The Thirteen Books of the Elements: Volume 2

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Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the "Elements" plus critical analysis ofeach 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."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 134.62 x 200.66 x 25.4mm | 498.95g
  • Dover Publications Inc.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0486600890
  • 9780486600895
  • 89,513

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.show more