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elementary treatise on conic sections by Charles Smith

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Published by Macmillan and co., limited, The Macmillan Company in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Conic sections

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Edition Notes

First edition, 1882. Second edition, 1833. Reprinted with slight corrections 14 times between 1884 and 1904.

Statementby Charles Smith ...
LC ClassificationsQA485 .S62
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6951552M
LC Control Number05004472

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The elements of coordinate geometry () by Sidney Luxton Loney A treatise on conic sections by Salmon, George, A Treatise On The Analytical Geometry () by John Casey An elementary treatise on analytical geometry by Johnston. Smith, Charles, , Elementary treatise on conic sections: Solutions of the examples in An elementary treatise on conic sections. (London and New York, Macmillan, ), also by Charles Smith (page images at HathiTrust). An Elementary Treatise on Conic Sections by Charles Smith, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Active in Alexandria in the third century BCE, Apollonius of Perga ranks as one of the greatest Greek geometers. Building on foundations laid by Euclid, he is famous for defining the parabola, hyperbola and ellipse in his major treatise on conic sections. The dense nature of its text, however, made it inaccessible to most readers. When it was originally published in by the civil servant.