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Title The geometry of René Descartes
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Author(s) Descartes, René
Publication New York : Dover Publ., 1954. - xiii, 246 p.
Note The text (in facsimile) and translation on opposite pages.
Subject code 514
Subject category Mathematical Physics and Mathematics
Abstract The great work that founded analytical geometry. Includes the original French text, Descartes' own diagrams, and the definitive Smith-Latham translation. "The greatest single step ever made in the progress of the exact sciences." - John Stuart Mill.
ISBN 0486600688 (This book at Amazon) (print version, paperback)
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