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Diophantos of Alexandria : a study in the history of Greek algebra

Author: Thomas Little Heath, Sir; Cambridge University Press,
Publisher: Cambridge : At the University Press, London : C.J. Clay and Son, Cambridge University Press warehouse, Ave Maria Lane 1885.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heath, Thomas Little, Sir, 1861-1940.
Diophantos of Alexandria.
Cambridge, University press, 1885
(OCoLC)652325801
Named Person: Diophantus, of Alexandria.; Diophantus, of Alexandria.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Little Heath, Sir; Cambridge University Press,
OCLC Number: 2035723
Notes: Printer from verso of title page and colophon.
The second edition (1910) was published with revised title: Diophantus of Alexandria.
Erratum: page [xii].
Includes index.
Description: xi pages, 1 unnumbered page, 248 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: I. Historical introduction --
II. The works of Diophantos; their titles and general contents; the portions which survive --
III. The writers upon Diophantos --
IV. Notation and definitions of Diophantos --
V. Diophantos' methods of solution --
VI. The porisms of Diophantos. Other theorems assumed or implied --
VII. How far was Diophantos original? --
VIII. Diophantos and the early Arabian algebraists --
Appendix. Abstract of the Arithmetics and the Tract on polygonal numbers.
Other Titles: Diophantus of Alexandria
Responsibility: by T.L. Heath, B.A. scholar of Trinity Colleg, Cambridge ; edited for the syndics of the University Press.

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