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 ...
Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's Elements and Euclidean Algorithm
... of Ptolemy I. He wrote 'Elements', the most influential mathematical works of ...
Dec 10, 2015 ... Euclid. Greek mathematician. toc Table of Contents. Written By: ... Proclus
supported his date for Euclid by writing “Ptolemy once asked Euclid if there was
... Euclid compiled his Elements from a number of works of earlier men.
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?
One is that he was intermediate in date between the pupils of Plato (d. .... Euclid's
fame rests preeminently upon the Elements, which he wrote in thirteen books ...
Oct 4, 2003 ... This is a paper I wrote in college for a History of Science course (although I've ... [
2]: Proclus, A Commentary on the First Book of Euclid's Elements , trans. ......
muse,'' implying a date of discovery long before Euclid's time.
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.
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.
The classic treatise in geometry written by Euclid and used as a textbook for more
than 1000 years in western Europe. An Arabic version The Elements appears ...