Euclid
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Works:  5,170 works in 11,242 publications in 18 languages and 56,325 library holdings 

Genres:  Trivia and miscellanea Sources Criticism, interpretation, etc History Spurious and doubtful works 
Subject Headings:  Mathematicians 
Roles:  Author, Other, Creator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Former owner, Editor, Author in quotations or text abstracts 
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 )
 The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles by Robert Hahn( )
 Ancient science and modern civilization by George Sarton( Book )
 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. Christoph 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( )
 Euklid : um 300 v. Chr. by Jürgen Schönbeck( Book )
 Euclidea proportionum doctrina explicatior facta : cuius partem primam[nonam] by Jöns Svanberg( )
 The spatial reformation : Euclid between man, cosmos, and God by Michael J Sauter( Book )
 Musei Oxoniensis litterarii conspectus( )
 Bibliografía: Euclides, Arquímedes, Newton by Francisco José Duarte( Book )
 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( )
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Most widely held works by
Euclid
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by
Euclid(
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79 editions published between 1856 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,287 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
79 editions published between 1856 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,287 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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54 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
54 editions published between 1655 and 1977 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 906 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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82 editions published between 1767 and 1972 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
82 editions published between 1767 and 1972 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementa by
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241 editions published between 1482 and 2018 in 19 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu gong fen shi san juan, Bao kuo ji he ji chu, Ji he yu dai shu, Yuan yu jiao, Yuan yu zheng duo bian xing, Shu lun, Wu li liang, Li ti de ce liang deng
241 editions published between 1482 and 2018 in 19 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu gong fen shi san juan, Bao kuo ji he ji chu, Ji he yu dai shu, Yuan yu jiao, Yuan yu zheng duo bian xing, Shu lun, Wu li liang, Li ti de ce liang deng
The Elements of Euclid, : viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfth. In this edition, the errors, by
which Theon, or others, have long ago vitiated these books, are corrected, and some of Euclid's demonstrations are restored.
By Robert Simson, M.D. Professor of Mathematics in the University of Glasgow by
Euclid(
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25 editions published between 1756 and 1992 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
25 editions published between 1756 and 1992 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclide's elements : the whole fifteen books compendiously demonstrated by
Euclid(
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22 editions published between 1660 and 2016 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1660 and 2016 in English and held by 535 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, shewing the uses of many of the propositions by
Euclid(
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22 editions published between 1714 and 1791 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Books 16, 1112 of Euclid's 'Elementa'
22 editions published between 1714 and 1791 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Books 16, 1112 of Euclid's 'Elementa'
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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31 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
31 editions published between 1723 and 1767 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Elements of Euclid by
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51 editions published between 1685 and 1975 in English and French and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
51 editions published between 1685 and 1975 in English and French and held by 449 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 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
27 editions published between 1661 and 1982 in English and held by 435 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 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 405 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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20 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 385 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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29 editions published between 1915 and 2018 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
29 editions published between 1915 and 2018 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclides Elements of geometry : the first VI books, in a compendious form contracted and demonstrated by
Euclid(
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22 editions published between 1651 and 1964 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1651 and 1964 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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13 editions published between 1776 and 1780 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1776 and 1780 in English and held by 353 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 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 353 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
of logarithms; likewise another of The elements of plain and spherical trigonometry, with a preface, shewing the usefulness
and excellency of this work by
Euclid(
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18 editions published between 1728 and 1759 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published between 1728 and 1759 in English and held by 334 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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20 editions published between 1655 and 1685 in Latin and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published between 1655 and 1685 in Latin and held by 333 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 331 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 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 639 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
Euclide's Elements : the whole fifteen books compendiously demonstrated. With Archimedes Theorems of the sphere and cylinder,
investigated by the method of indivisibles. By Isaac Barrow ... To which is added in this edition, Euclide's data with Marinus's
preface. And a brief treatise of regular solids by
Euclid(
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27 editions published between 1705 and 1752 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
27 editions published between 1705 and 1752 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Heath, Thomas Little Sir 18611940 Other Contributor Translator Author of introduction Author Editor Compiler
 Simson, Robert 16871768 Other Arranger Translator Author Editor Compiler
 Barrow, Isaac 16301677 Other Translator Editor
 D'Ooge, Martin Luther 18391915 Translator
 Heiberg, J. L. (Johan Ludvig) 18541928 Other Translator Annotator Author Editor Creator
 Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby) 19071989 Translator
 Berlinski, David 1942 Author
 Busard, H. L. L. (Hubertus Lambertus Ludovicus) 19232007 Other Commentator Author of introduction Author Editor Creator
 Dee, John 15271608 Author of introduction Translator Editor
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Euclid Greek mathematician, inventor of axiomatic geometry
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Euclid of Alexandria
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