Euclid
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Works:  23 works in 523 publications in 13 languages and 7,666 library holdings 

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Euclid
 Procli Diadochi in primum Euclidis Elementorum librum commentarii by Proclus( Book )
 Gli elementi di geometria di Euclide by Euclid( Book )
 The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by Euclide( Book )
 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 Robert Simson( Book )
 The rudiments of mathematics : designed for the use of students at the universities : containing an introduction to algebra, remarks on the first six books of Euclid, the elements of plane trigonometry by William Ludlam( Book )
Most widely held works by
Euclid
The thirteen books of Euclid's Elements by
Euclide(
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68 editions published between 1856 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,515 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
68 editions published between 1856 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,515 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
Robert Simson(
Book
)
284 editions published between 1665 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
284 editions published between 1665 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of geometry: containing the first six books of Euclid, with a supplement of the quadrature of the circle and the
geometry of solids; to which are added elements of plane and spherical trigonometry by
John Playfair(
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52 editions published between 1795 and 1879 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
52 editions published between 1795 and 1879 in English and held by 422 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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7 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1983 in Latin and English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's Phaenomena : a translation and study of a hellenistic treatise in spherical astronomy by
Euclides(
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4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementa by
Euclid(
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71 editions published between 1482 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Javaenhanced online version of Euclid's Elements, with manipulable figures
71 editions published between 1482 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Javaenhanced online version of Euclid's Elements, with manipulable figures
Euclid in Greek by
Euclid(
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7 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eukleidou O̓ptika ̀kai katoptrikaʹ [romanized form] = Euclidis Optica & catoptrica, nvnqvam antehac Græce ædita : eadem Latine
reddita by
Euclid(
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10 editions published in 1557 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1557 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
R.P. Claudii Francisci Milliet Dechales Camberiensis e' Societate Jesu Cursus, seu, Mundus mathematicus : tomus primus[quartus]
: complectens tract. de progressu matheseos et de illustribus mathematicis, Euclidis libros XIV, Theodosii Sphaerica, sectiones
conicas, arithmeticam, trigonometriam, algebram, & refutationem hypotheseon Cartesianarum by
ClaudeFrançois Milliet Dechales(
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1 edition published in 1690 in Latin and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1690 in Latin and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers on Irish idiom : together with a translation into Irish of part of the first book of Euclid by
Peter O'Leary(
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2 editions published between 1900 and 1920 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published between 1900 and 1920 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Eléments by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 6 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 by
Euclid(
Book
)
3 editions published between 1762 and 1806 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published between 1762 and 1806 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Eléments by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La perspectiua, y Especularia de Euclides. by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1585 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1585 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid revised by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements [Books I.VI.] ... by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euclid's Elements. Vol. II. : Containing the seventh, eighth, ninth, tenth, thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth books ; with
the data: being the remaining parts of that work which were not publish'd by the late Dr. Keill. Now first translated from
Dr. Gregory's edition. To which is prefix'd, an account of the life and writings of Euclid. ... By Edmund Stone, F.R.S by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1731 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1731 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Enunciations and corollaries of the propositions of the six first books of Euclid : together with the eleventh and twelfth by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Elements [Books I.VII] ... by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sefer ʼEuḳlidos by Euclid(
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1 edition published in 1780 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1780 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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Related Identities
 Heath, Thomas Little Sir 18611940 Translator Editor Author
 D'Ooge, Martin Luther 18391915
 Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby) 19071989
 Simson, Robert 16871768 Author Editor Translator
 Playfair, John 17481819 Author Editor
 Adelard of Bath approximately 1090approximately 1160 Translator
 Busard, H. L. L. (Hubertus Lambertus Ludovicus) 19232007
 Heiberg, J. L. (Johan Ludvig) 18541928 Editor
 Thomas, Robert S. D.
 Berggren, J. L.
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