The Elements of Euclid, viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfth. The errors, by which Theon, or others, have long ago vitiated these books are corrected, and some of Euclid's demonstrations are restored. Also, the book of Euclid's Data, in like manner corrected. By Robert Simson. To this edition are also annexed, Elements of plane and spherical trigonometry.
|Main Author:||Simson, Robert, 1687-1768.|
|Related Names:||Euclid. , Euclid.|
Philadelphia, Desilver, Thomas & co., 1838.
The Notes have special t.-p.: Notes, critical and geometrical: containing an account of those things in which this edition differs from the Greek text; and the reasons of the alterations which have been made. As also observation on some of the propositions. By Robert Simson ...
"Notes critical and geometrical": p. -382.
iv, -416 p.
III pl. (diagrs., 2 fold.)
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