The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid
by John Casey, Euclid
Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co. 1885
Number of pages: 233
This edition of the Elements of Euclid, undertaken at the request of the principals of some of the leading Colleges and Schools of Ireland, is intended to supply a want much felt by teachers at the present day -- the production of a work which, while giving the unrivaled original in all its integrity, would also contain the modern conceptions and developments of the portion of Geometry over which the Elements extend.
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by E.H. Askwith - Cambridge University Press
The book does not assume any previous knowledge of the Conic Sections, which are here treated on the basis of the definition of them as the curves of projection of a circle. Many of the properties of the Conic Sections are proved quite simply.
by William Gallatly - F. Hodgson
The author expresses his expectation, that these novel and interesting theorems some British, but the greater part derived from French and German sources will widen the outlook of our mathematical instructors and lend new vigour to their teaching.
Online edition of Euclid's Elements, one of the most beautiful and influential works of science in the history of humankind. The text of all 13 Books is complete, and all of the figures are illustrated using a Java applet called the Geometry Applet.
by J. Harrison, G.A. Baxandall - Macmillan
This book is written for Science students. The necessity of accurate draughtsmanship is insisted on throughout. We describe how the drawing instruments may be set and maintained. And the numerical answers are appended to many of the examples.