Title: Apercu Historique Sur L'Orogine et le ...
Publisher: Gauthier-Villars et Fils
Publication Date: 1889
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Third Edition.
Paris, 1889. Folio, 848 pp. Finely bound in quarter morocco over red marbled paper by the G.E. Stechart company. An important 19th century work on geometry. "A classic work especially strong on synthetic geometry in the early nineteenth century" (Boyer, History of Mathematics, p. 679). Some fraying to binding at spine, including a small tear to joint at head of spine of about two inches, some wear to boards, contents near fine and free of foxing. A nice copy of the third edition, identical to the first edition. Bookseller Inventory # OS459
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