The Thirteen Books of Euclid's Elements, Volume 1 
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User Review  GoodreadsI read this, "proved" most of the propositions, and understood about 1/3 of it. Read full review
Review: The Thirteen Books of the Elements, Vol. 1 (The Elements #1)
User Review  GoodreadsI read this because it got a name check in 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance'. Sadly my brain was too small. Plugged through to the end though, which felt pretty virtuous... Read full review
Contents
DeFinitions  1 
DeFinitions  78 
Introductory note  112 
Introductory note  187 
DeFinitions  277 
Propositions  296 
Book VIII  345 
Book IX  384 
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ABCD angle ABC angle BAD antecedent Archimedes Aristotle base bisected centre circle ABC circumference construction continued proportion corresponding sides cube number definition diameter drawn enunciation equal angles equiangular equimultiples Euclid Eutocius ex aequali four magnitudes geometrical progression given circle given straight line greater ratio greatest common measure Heiberg hypothesis Iamblichus inscribed joined less mean proportional numbers measures the number multiple multitude Nicomachus odd number parallel parallelogram pentagon perpendicular polygon Porism prime number Proclus Prop proper fraction proposition Proposition 14 proved rect rectangle rectangle contained rectilineal figure reductio ad absurdum remaining angle right angles segment semicircle similar and similarly similar plane numbers Simson solid numbers square number subtracted taken Theon Theon of Smyrna theorem touches the circle triangle ABC unit