## The Elements of Euclid |

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John Buteo and Sir Henry Savile are the authors of greatest

John Buteo and Sir Henry Savile are the authors of greatest

**note**who assert this last , and the greater part of geometers have ever since been of this opinion , as they thought it the most probable . Sir Henry Savile , after the several ... Page viii

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Also the

**note**on the 29th prop . book 1st , is altered , and made more explicit , and a more general demonstration is given , instead of that which was in the**note**on the 10th definition of book 11th ; besides , the translation is much ... Page 19

... extremity of the base Soc

... extremity of the base Soc

**Note**. equal to one another , and likewise those which are terminated in the other extremity . If it be possible , let there be two triangles ACB , ADB , up . on the same base AB , and upon the same side of ... Page 22

1 21 9 " pe PO 06 1 C 2 Let AB be , a given straight line , and C a point given in it : See

1 21 9 " pe PO 06 1 C 2 Let AB be , a given straight line , and C a point given in it : See

**Note**. it is required to draw a'straight line from the point . C at right angles to AB , Take any point D in AC , and a make CE equal to CD ... Page 29

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**Note**. TO make a triangle of which the sides shall be equal to three giyen straight lines , but any two whatever of these must be greater than the third . a 20.1 .### What people are saying - Write a review

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