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The elements of Euclid, viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfth. The Errors, by which Theon, or others, have long age 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, M. D. Emeritus Professor of Mathematics in the University of Glasgow.

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Edinburgh : printed for E. Wingrove, London, and J. Balfour, Edinburgh, M,DCC,XCI. [1791]

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520p.,plates : ill. ; 8⁰.



To this eighth edition are also annexed Elements of plain [sic] and spherical trigonometry.

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ESTC T146904

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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