Euclid
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Works:  4,173 works in 10,557 publications in 20 languages and 52,930 library holdings 

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Most widely held works about
Euclid
 The king of infinite space : Euclid and his Elements by David Berlinski( Book )
 Euclid and his modern rivals by Lewis Carroll( Book )
 Ancient science and modern civilization by George Sarton( Book )
 The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles by Robert Hahn( )
 The Babylonian theorem : the mathematical journey to Pythagoras and Euclid by Peter Strom Rudman( Book )
 Euclid : the great geometer by Chris Hayhurst( Book )
 Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history by John Grant( Book )
 Euclid and geometry by Estelle Allen De Lacy( )
 Early editions of Euclid's Elements by Charles ThomasStanford( Book )
 The development of mathematics in medieval Europe : the Arabs, Euclid, Regiomontanus by Menso Folkerts( Book )
 De interpretibus et explanatoribus Euclidis arabicis schediasma historicum by J. Christoph Gartz( )
 Euclid and his twentieth century rivals : diagrams in the logic of Euclidean geometry by Nathaniel Miller( Book )
 Sull' Archimede e l'Apollonio di Maurolico : osservazioni storicocritiche by Vincenzo Flauti( )
 Euclidea proportionum doctrina explicatior facta : cuius partem primam[nonam] by Jöns Svanberg( )
 Bibliografía: Euclides, Arquímedes, Newton by Francisco José Duarte( Book )
 The father of geometry : Euclid and his 3D world by Paul Hightower( Book )
 Musei Oxoniensis litterarii conspectus( )
 An essay on mechanical geometry, chiefly explanatory of a set of schemes and models ... by Benjamin Donne( )
 Euklid by Peter Schreiber( Book )
 The queen of the sciences : a history of mathematics by David M Bressoud( Visual )
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Most widely held works by
Euclid
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by
Euclid(
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84 editions published between 1856 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the definitive edition of one of the very greatest classics of all time  the full Euclid, not an abridgement. Utilizing the text established by Heilberg, Sir Thomas Heath encompasses almost 2500 years of mathematical and historical study upon Euclid. This unabridged republication of the original enlarged edition contains the complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements, plus a critical apparatus which analyzes each definition, postulate, and proposition in great detail. It covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance, modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations, and historical notes, all given with extensive quotes.  from back cover
84 editions published between 1856 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the definitive edition of one of the very greatest classics of all time  the full Euclid, not an abridgement. Utilizing the text established by Heilberg, Sir Thomas Heath encompasses almost 2500 years of mathematical and historical study upon Euclid. This unabridged republication of the original enlarged edition contains the complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements, plus a critical apparatus which analyzes each definition, postulate, and proposition in great detail. It covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance, modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations, and historical notes, all given with extensive quotes.  from back cover
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
Euclid(
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233 editions published between 1756 and 2005 in English and held by 1,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
233 editions published between 1756 and 2005 in English and held by 1,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by
Euclid(
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53 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements. [Translated by Sir Thomas Health]  The works of archimedes, including the method. [Translated by Sir Thomas L. Health]  On conic sections, by apollonius of Perga. [ Translated by R. Catesby Taliaferro]  Introduction to arithmetic, by Nichomachus of Gerasa. [Translated by Martin L. D'Ooge]
53 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements. [Translated by Sir Thomas Health]  The works of archimedes, including the method. [Translated by Sir Thomas L. Health]  On conic sections, by apollonius of Perga. [ Translated by R. Catesby Taliaferro]  Introduction to arithmetic, by Nichomachus of Gerasa. [Translated by Martin L. D'Ooge]
Euclidis Elementorum libri XV breviter demonstrati by
Euclid(
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70 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
70 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementa by
Euclid(
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275 editions published between 1482 and 2018 in 20 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu gong fen shi san juan,Bao kuo ji he ji chu,Ji he yu dai shu,Yuan yu jiao,Yuan yu zheng duo bian xing,Shu lun,Wu li liang,Li ti de ce liang deng
275 editions published between 1482 and 2018 in 20 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu gong fen shi san juan,Bao kuo ji he ji chu,Ji he yu dai shu,Yuan yu jiao,Yuan yu zheng duo bian xing,Shu lun,Wu li liang,Li ti de ce liang deng
Euclid's Elements of geometry, from the Latin translation of Commandine. To which is added a treatise of the nature and arithmetic
of logarithms; likewise another of the elements of plane and spherical trigonometry by
Euclid(
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49 editions published between 1741 and 1795 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
49 editions published between 1741 and 1795 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclidis elementorum libri priores sex : item undecimus & duodecimus. Ex versione Latina Federici Commandini. In usum juventutis
academicæ by
Euclid(
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56 editions published between 1701 and 1747 in Latin and English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
56 editions published between 1701 and 1747 in Latin and English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of geometry: containing the first six books of Euclid, with a supplement of the quadrature of the circle and the
geometry of solids; to which are added elements of plane and spherical trigonometry by
John Playfair(
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66 editions published between 1780 and 1980 in English and Hebrew and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
66 editions published between 1780 and 1980 in English and Hebrew and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Elements of Euclid by
Euclid(
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52 editions published between 1685 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
52 editions published between 1685 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thirteen books of Euclid's elements ; The works of Archimedes, including The Methods ; On conic sections by
Euclid(
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2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclide's elements; the whole fifteen books compendiously demonstrated. With Archimedes's Theorems of the sphere and cylinder,
investigated by the method of indivisibles. Also Euclide's Data and And a brief treatise of regular solids, by Isaac Barrow.
The whole carefully corrected and illus. with copper plates, to which is now added an appendix, containing The nature, construction
and application of logarithms, by [John] Barrow by
Euclid(
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37 editions published between 1714 and 1751 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
37 editions published between 1714 and 1751 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first six books of the Elements of Euclid : in which coloured diagrams and symbols are used instead of letters for the
greater ease of learners by
Euclid(
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10 editions published between 1847 and 2015 in English and German and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This graphic representation of the 'Elements' of Euclid is one of the oddest and most beautiful books to come out of Victorian Britain
10 editions published between 1847 and 2015 in English and German and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This graphic representation of the 'Elements' of Euclid is one of the oddest and most beautiful books to come out of Victorian Britain
Euclide's elements : the whole fifteen books compendiously demonstrated by
Euclid(
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20 editions published between 1660 and 1983 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published between 1660 and 1983 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements ; The works of Archimedes, including The method ; Introduction to arithmetic by Nicomachus by
Euclid(
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22 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's elements by
Euclid(
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37 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
37 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first Latin translation of Euclid's Elements commonly ascribed to Adelard of Bath : books IVIII and books X.36XV. 2 by
Euclid(
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20 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's Elements : all thirteen books complete in one volume : the Thomas L. Heath translation by
Euclid(
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19 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's book on divisions of figures : ... with a restoration based on Woepcke's text and on the Practica geometriae of Leonardo
Pisano by
Raymond Clare Archibald(
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30 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The elements of Euclid: with select theorems out of Archimedes. By the learned Andrew Tacquet. To which are added, practical
corollaries, ... By William Whiston, ... In this tenth edition is added an appendix of practical geometry, ... By S. F by
Euclid(
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25 editions published between 1753 and 2005 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Books 16, 1112 of Euclid's 'Elementa'
25 editions published between 1753 and 2005 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Books 16, 1112 of Euclid's 'Elementa'
The elements of Euclid, viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfth. ... Also, the book of Euclid's data,
in like manner corrected. By Robert Simson, ... To this third edition are also annexed, elements of plain and spherical trigonometry by
Euclid(
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22 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Heath, Thomas Little Sir 18611940 Other Contributor Translator Author of introduction Author Editor
 Simson, Robert 16871768 Other Arranger Translator Author Editor Compiler
 D'Ooge, Martin Luther 18391915 Translator
 Barrow, Isaac 16301677 Other Translator Editor
 Heiberg, J. L. (Johan Ludvig) 18541928 Other Translator Annotator Publishing director Author Editor Creator
 Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby) 19071989 Translator
 Berlinski, David 1942 Author
 Archimedes Author
 Busard, H. L. L. (Hubertus Lambertus Ludovicus) 19232007 Other Commentator Author of introduction Author Editor Creator
 Dee, John 15271608 Author of introduction Translator Editor
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