Ask a question or
Order this book
Browse our books
Search our books
Book dealer info
Author: CARNOT, (L.N.M.) Title: De la corrélation des figures de géometrie.
Description: Paris, Duprat, 1801. W. 4 fold. pls. Hlf.cl. (modern). (VIII, 188, IV (Bookseller's cat.) pp.). DSB III, 70/9: 'The service that geometry might render to analysis lay mainly through the study of correlation of figures, and that in turn exhibits a certain congruence with his point of view in the mechanics of machine processes. Its subject matter is the comparison of geometric systems in various states that evolve into each other.': Pogg. I, 381: Coolidge, 92: Introduction of negative quantities in projective geometry.: Roberts / Trent, p.60/1: 'Carnot did pioneering studies of machine design and made contributions to mathematics, mechanics, and military strategy. He was a member of numerous commissions on machine technology....(Fulton's steamboat; Combustion engine etc.).':
Price: EUR 635.00 = appr. US$ 690.15 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 2240