skip to content
The mathematical works of Leon Battista Alberti Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The mathematical works of Leon Battista Alberti

Author: Kim Williams; Lionel March; Stephen R Wassell
Publisher: Basel : Birkhäuser ; London : Springer [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This text contains the following four mathematical treatises of the 15th century polymath, Leon Alberti: Ludi matematici, De Componendis Cifris, Elementi di pittura and De lunularum quadratura. Each  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mathematical works of Leon Battista Alberti.
Basel : Birkhäuser ; London : Springer [distributor], 2010
(OCoLC)503649439
Named Person: Leon Battista Alberti; Leon Battista Alberti
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kim Williams; Lionel March; Stephen R Wassell
ISBN: 9783034604741 3034604742 1282982699 9781282982697
OCLC Number: 676698506
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover --
The Mathematical Works of Leon Battista Alberti --
Contents --
Foreword --
Introduction --
Alberti8217;s Mathematical Works --
The Treatises in the Present Edition --
Notes on the Translations --
Acknowledgments --
Ex Ludis Rerummathematicarum --
Notes on the Manuscript and Criteria for the Transcription of Galileana 10 --
Notes on the Translation of Ex Ludis Rerum Mathematicarum --
Commentary on Ex Ludis Rerum Mathematicarum --
Introductory Remarks --
Dedication --
Problem 1 --
Problem 2 --
Problem 3 --
Problem 4 --
Problem 5 --
Problem 6 --
Problem 7 --
Problem 8 --
Problem 9 --
Problem 10 --
Problem 11 --
Problem 12 --
Problem 13 --
Problem 14 --
Problem 15 --
Problem 16 --
Problem 17 --
Problem 18 --
Problem 19 --
Problem 20 --
Concluding Remarks --
Elements of Painting --
Commentary on Elements of Painting --
On Writing in Ciphers --
Commentary on On Writing in Ciphers --
Chapter I --
Chapter Ii --
Chapter Iii --
Chapter Xii --
Chapter Xiii --
Chapter Xiii --
Chapter Xiv --
Chapter Xvi --
Chapter Xvii --
Chapter Xviii --
Chapter Xix --
Notes on the Translation of On Writing in Ciphers --
On Squaring The Lune --
On Squaring the Lune185; --
Commentary on On Squaring the Lune --
Bibliography --
Primary Sources --
Secondary Sources --
About the Authors.
Responsibility: edited by Kim Williams, Lionel March, Stephen R. Wassell.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

From the reviews: "The book under review contains, in parallel translation and with extensive commentary, Alberti's short treatise On Painting. ... The commentaries in the book are thorough and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/676698506>
library:oclcnum"676698506"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/676698506>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"MATHEMATICS--Pre-Calculus."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"MATHEMATICS--Reference."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:name"Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472"
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"Cover -- The Mathematical Works of Leon Battista Alberti -- Contents -- Foreword -- Introduction -- Alberti8217;s Mathematical Works -- The Treatises in the Present Edition -- Notes on the Translations -- Acknowledgments -- Ex Ludis Rerummathematicarum -- Notes on the Manuscript and Criteria for the Transcription of Galileana 10 -- Notes on the Translation of Ex Ludis Rerum Mathematicarum -- Commentary on Ex Ludis Rerum Mathematicarum -- Introductory Remarks -- Dedication -- Problem 1 -- Problem 2 -- Problem 3 -- Problem 4 -- Problem 5 -- Problem 6 -- Problem 7 -- Problem 8 -- Problem 9 -- Problem 10 -- Problem 11 -- Problem 12 -- Problem 13 -- Problem 14 -- Problem 15 -- Problem 16 -- Problem 17 -- Problem 18 -- Problem 19 -- Problem 20 -- Concluding Remarks -- Elements of Painting -- Commentary on Elements of Painting -- On Writing in Ciphers -- Commentary on On Writing in Ciphers -- Chapter I -- Chapter Ii -- Chapter Iii -- Chapter Xii -- Chapter Xiii -- Chapter Xiii -- Chapter Xiv -- Chapter Xvi -- Chapter Xvii -- Chapter Xviii -- Chapter Xix -- Notes on the Translation of On Writing in Ciphers -- On Squaring The Lune -- On Squaring the Lune185; -- Commentary on On Squaring the Lune -- Bibliography -- Primary Sources -- Secondary Sources -- About the Authors."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/906054919>
schema:genre"Early works"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The mathematical works of Leon Battista Alberti"
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-0346-0474-1>
schema:url<http://www.myilibrary.com?id=298269>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=373911>
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.