**Mathematical Illustrations: A Manual of Geometry and PostScript**

by Bill Casselman

**Publisher**: Cambridge University Press 2005**ISBN/ASIN**: 0521839211**ISBN-13**: 9780521839211**Number of pages**: 336

**Description**:

The author gives an introduction to basic features of the PostScript language and shows how to use it for producing mathematical graphics. The book includes the discussion of the mathematics involved in computer graphics, and some comments on good style in mathematical illustration.

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