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Title:
A commentary on the first book of Euclid's Elements
Author:
Proclus, approximately 410-485.
Uniform Title:
Eis prōton Eukleidou stoicheiōn biblon. English
Publication Information:
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1992]

©1992
Physical Description:
lxix, 355 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780691020907
Format :
Book

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Summary

The description for this book, Proclus: A Commentary on the First Book of Euclid's Elements, will be forthcoming.


Author Notes

Glenn R. Morrow (1895-1976) was Professor of Classics at the University of Pennsylvania
Ian Mueller is Professor of Philosophy and the Conceptual Foundations of Science at the University of Chicago


Table of Contents

Ian Mueller
Foreword to the 1992 Editionp. ix
Prefacep. xxxiii
Abbreviationsp. xxxvi
Introductionp. xxxix
Proclus: His Life and Writingsp. xxxix
Euclid and the Elementsp. xlv
Proclus as a Commentator on Euclidp. xlviii
Proclus' Philosophy of Mathematicsp. lvi
Translator's Notep. lxviii
The Commentary
Prologue: Part Onep. 3
Prologue: Part Twop. 39
Definitionsp. 70
Postulates and Axiomsp. 140
Propositions: Part Onep. 156
Propositions: Part Twop. 276
Supplementary Notep. 344
Indexp. 347

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