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M.C. Escher : visions of symmetry

Author: Doris Schattschneider; M C Escher
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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"The most penetrating study of Escher's work in existence, and the one most admired by mathematicians and scientists"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Sources
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schattschneider, Doris.
M.C. Escher.
New York : H.N. Abrams, ©2004
(OCoLC)607416099
Named Person: M C Escher; M C Escher; M C Escher
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Schattschneider; M C Escher
ISBN: 0810943085 9780810943087
OCLC Number: 53443151
Notes: Rev. ed. of: Visions of symmetry, 1990.
Description: xiii, 370 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Contents: The route to regular division --
The 1941-1942 notebooks --
The regular division drawings --
The use of regular division --
Notes on the drawings.
Other Titles: Visions of symmetry
Responsibility: Doris Schattschneider ; foreword by Douglas R. Hofstadter.
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