Euclid's Elements is a mathematical and geometric treatise consisting of 13
books attributed to ... Publication date .... Edna St. Vincent Millay wrote in her
sonnet "Euclid alone has looke...
Feb 14, 1997 ... He taught and wrote at the Museum and Library at Alexandria, ... AD); Earliest
copy dates from 888AD -- in Oxford; Style: no examples, no ...
Elements aroused interest of the Western World and mathematicians around the
... Euclid also wrote works on perspective, conic sections, spherical geometry, ...
One is that he was intermediate in date between the pupils of Plato (d. .... There
had been Elements written before Euclid—notably by Hippocrates, Leo, and ...
Oct 4, 2003 ... This is a paper I wrote in college for a History of Science course (although I've
taken ... : Proclus, A Commentary on the First Book of Euclid's Elements , trans.
...... muse,'' implying a date of discovery long before Euclid's time.
There are no known records of the exact date or place of Euclid's birth, and little
is ... worked and taught there, and that is where Euclid wrote The Elements.
For further discussion on dating Euclid, see for example . ... (i) Euclid was an
historical character who wrote the Elements and the other works attributed to him.
Euclid enters history as one of the greatest of all mathematicians and he is often
referred to as the father of geometry. ... Apart from the Elements, Euclid also wrote
works about astronomy, mirrors, optics, perspective ... Want to stay up to date?
This dynamically illustrated edition of Euclid's Elements includes 13 books on
plane geometry, geometric and abstract algebra, number theory, ...
... Using the Geometry Applet · About the text · Euclid · A quick trip through the
Elements: References to Euclid's Elements on the Web: Subject index · Book I.