Euclid
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Works:  4,144 works in 10,080 publications in 9 languages and 50,009 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 )
 Ancient science and modern civilization by George Sarton( Book )
 Euclid and his modern rivals by Lewis Carroll( Book )
 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( 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 )
 Euclid and his twentieth century rivals : diagrams in the logic of Euclidean geometry by Nathaniel Miller( Book )
 Euklid by Peter Schreiber( Book )
 Euklid : um 300 v. Chr. by Jürgen Schönbeck( Book )
 The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles by Robert Hahn( Book )
 Bibliografía: Euclides, Arquímedes, Newton by Francisco José Duarte( Book )
 The father of geometry : Euclid and his 3D world by Paul Hightower( Book )
 De interpretibus et explanatoribus Euclidis arabicis schediasma historicum by J. Christoph Gartz( Book )
 A textbook of Euclid's Elements for the use of schools, books IVI. and XI by Euclid( Book )
 Musei Oxoniensis litterarii conspectus : accedunt pro speciminibus Corayii emendationes in Hippocratem, Vulcanii, Casauboni, Uptoni, Sanctamandi, Jortini notae in Arist. de Poet. ; variae lect. et suppl. Q. Curtii, variae lect. et suppl. Procli Lycii, anecdota Graeca Procli et Tzetzis( Book )
 Euclidea proportionum doctrina explicatior facta : cuius partem primam[nonam] by Jöns Svanberg( Book )
 Sull' Archimede e l'Apollonio di Maurolico : osservazioni storicocritiche by Vincenzo Flauti( Book )
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Most widely held works by
Euclid
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by
Euclid(
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222 editions published between 1856 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,457 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
222 editions published between 1856 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,457 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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298 editions published between 1756 and 2005 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
298 editions published between 1756 and 2005 in English and held by 1,114 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
John Playfair(
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97 editions published between 1780 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 775 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
97 editions published between 1780 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 775 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
Euclidis Elementorum libri XV breviter demonstrati by
Euclid(
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79 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
79 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 470 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 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Elements of Euclid by
Euclid(
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40 editions published between 1753 and 1975 in English and French and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
40 editions published between 1753 and 1975 in English and French and held by 418 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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19 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 391 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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17 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 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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19 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 310 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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24 editions published between 1895 and 1995 in Latin and Greek, Ancient and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 639 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
24 editions published between 1895 and 1995 in Latin and Greek, Ancient and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 639 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
Euclid's Phaenomena : a translation and study of a hellenistic treatise in spherical astronomy by
Euclid(
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17 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 292 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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28 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
28 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 288 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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63 editions published between 1701 and 2005 in Latin and English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
63 editions published between 1701 and 2005 in Latin and English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A textbook of Euclid's Elements for the use of schools, books IVI. and XI by
Euclid(
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64 editions published between 1887 and 2007 in English and Hindi and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
64 editions published between 1887 and 2007 in English and Hindi and held by 178 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 by
Euclid(
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62 editions published between 1705 and 1751 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
62 editions published between 1705 and 1751 in English and held by 173 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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
37 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 70 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 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Books 16, 1112 of Euclid's 'Elementa'
25 editions published between 1753 and 2005 in English and held by 34 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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20 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euklid by
Peter Schreiber(
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4 editions published between 1927 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published between 1927 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The elements of Euclid by
Euclid(
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9 editions published between 1714 and 1765 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1714 and 1765 in English and held by 3 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
 Heiberg, J. L. (Johan Ludvig) 18541928 Other Translator Author of introduction Annotator Publishing director Author Editor Creator
 Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby) 19071989 Translator
 Barrow, Isaac 16301677 Other Translator Editor
 Berlinski, David 1942 Author
 Archimedes Author
 Busard, H. L. L. (Hubertus Lambertus Ludovicus) 19232007 Author of introduction Commentator Author Editor
 Playfair, John 17481819 Author Editor Translator
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