Euclid
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Works:  5,193 works in 10,978 publications in 9 languages and 55,519 library holdings 

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Classifications:  QA31, 513 
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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( )
 Euclid by John Pearson( )
 The Babylonian theorem : the mathematical journey to Pythagoras and Euclid by Peter Strom Rudman( Book )
 Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history by John Grant( Book )
 Euclid : the great geometer by Chris Hayhurst( Book )
 Euclid and geometry by Estelle Allen De Lacy( Book )
 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. C 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( )
 Euklid : um 300 v. Chr. by Jürgen Schönbeck( Book )
 Bibliografía: Euclides, Arquímedes, Newton by Francisco José Duarte( Book )
 Musei Oxoniensis litterarii conspectus( )
 An essay on mechanical geometry, chiefly explanatory of a set of schemes and models, by which The knowledge of the most useful propositions of Euclid, and other celebrated Geometricians, may be clearly and expeditiously conveyed, even to youth of an early age. By Benjamin Donne, Master of the Mechanics in Ordinary to His Majesty by Benjamin Donne( )
 The father of geometry : Euclid and his 3D world by Paul Hightower( Book )
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Most widely held works by
Euclid
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by
Euclid(
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72 editions published between 1856 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,341 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
72 editions published between 1856 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,341 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
Euclidis Elementorum libri XV breviter demonstrati by
Euclid(
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50 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
50 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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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80 editions published between 1767 and 1972 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
80 editions published between 1767 and 1972 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Elements of Euclid by
Euclid(
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51 editions published between 1685 and 1975 in English and French and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
51 editions published between 1685 and 1975 in English and French and held by 444 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 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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, M D. Emeritus Professor of Mathematics in the University of
Glasgow by
Euclid(
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10 editions published between 1756 and 1791 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1756 and 1791 in English and held by 400 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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21 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
21 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 385 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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5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's elements : of geometry, from the Latin translation of Commandine. To which is added, A treatise of the nature of
arithmetick ... By Doctor John Keil ... The whole revised ; ... By Mr. Samuel Cunn by
Euclid(
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26 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
26 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The elements of Euclid : in which the propositions are demonstrated in a new and shorter manner than in former translations,
and the Arrangement of many of them altered, To which are annexed Plain and Spherical Trigonometry, tables of Logarithms from
1 to 10000, and Tables of Sines, Tangents, and Secants, both Natural and Artificial. By George Douglas, Teacher of Mathematics
in the Academy at Ayr by
Euclid(
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7 editions published between 1776 and 1780 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1776 and 1780 in English and held by 351 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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27 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
27 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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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19 editions published between 1728 and 1782 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1728 and 1782 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclidis Elementorum libri XV. breviter demonstrati, operâ Is. Barrow, Cantabrigiensis, Coll. Trin. Soc. Et prioribus mendis
typographicis nunc demum purgati by
Euclid(
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19 editions published between 1655 and 1685 in Latin and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1655 and 1685 in Latin and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musici scriptores Graeci: Aristoteles, Euclides, Nicomachus, Bacchius, Gaudentius, Alypius et melodiarum veterum quidquid
exstat by
Karl von Jan(
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23 editions published between 1895 and 1995 in Latin and Greek, Ancient and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 639 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
23 editions published between 1895 and 1995 in Latin and Greek, Ancient and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 639 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
The elements of Euclid : with select theorems out of Archimedes. By the learned Andrew Tacquet. To which are added, practical
corollaries, shewing the Uses of many of the Propositions. The whole abridg'd, and in this fourth edition publish'd in English,
by William Whiston, M.A. Mr. Lucas's Professor of the Mathematicks in the University of Cambridge by
Euclid(
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7 editions published between 1714 and 1765 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1714 and 1765 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's elements of geometry : in XV books : with a supplement of divers propositions and corollaries. To which is added
a treatise of regular solids by
Euclid(
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27 editions published between 1661 and 1982 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
27 editions published between 1661 and 1982 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of geometry : containing the first six books of Euclid, with a supplement on 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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46 editions published between 1688 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
46 editions published between 1688 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 307 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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17 editions published between 1847 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 306 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
17 editions published between 1847 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 306 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
Euclid's Phaenomena : a translation and study of a hellenistic treatise in spherical astronomy by
Euclid(
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18 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's Elements of Geometry : the first six, the eleventh and twelfth books ; translated into English, from Dr. Gregory's
edition, with notes and additions. For the use of the British youth. By E. Stone by
Euclid(
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13 editions published between 1752 and 1763 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1752 and 1763 in English and held by 297 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 Author of introduction Annotator Publishing director Author Editor Creator
 Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby) 19071989 Translator
 Archimedes Author
 Berlinski, David 1942 Author
 Busard, H. L. L. (Hubertus Lambertus Ludovicus) 19232007 Other Commentator Author of introduction Author Editor Creator
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