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NOW READY, A SEQUEL TO THE FIRST SIX BOOKS OF THE
ELEMENTS OF EUCLID, Containing an Easy Introduction to Modern Geometry:
With numerous Examples.
THE ELEMENTS OF EUCLID, BOOKS I.–VI., AND
PROPOSITIONS I.-XXI., OF BOOK XI. ; Together with an Appendix on the Cylinder, Sphere,
Cone, &c.: with Kopious Annotations & numerous Exercises.
A KEY TO THE EXERCISES IN THE FIRST SIX
BOOKS OF CASEY'S ELEMENTS OF EUCLID.
DUBLIN: HODGES, FIGGIS, & Co.
LONDON : LONGMANS & CO.
THE FIRST SIX BOOKS
PROPOSITIONS I.-XXI. OF BOOK XI.,
APPENDIX ON THE CYLINDER, SPHERE,
COPIOUS ANNOTATIONS AND NUMEROUS EXERCISES.
JOHN CASEY, LL.D., F.R.S.,
MEMBER OF COUNCIL, ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY ;
AND PROFESSOR OF THE HIGHER MATHEMATICS AND OF
DUBLIN: HODGES, FIGGIS, & CO., GRAFTON-ST.
This edition of the Elements of Euclid, undertaken at the request of the principals of some of
the leading Colleges and Schools of Ireland, is ☆ intended to supply a want much felt by teachers
at the present day—the production of a work which, while giving the unrivalled original in all its integrity, would also contain the modern conceptions and developments of the portion of Geometry over which the Elements extend. A cursory examination of the work will show that the Editor has gone much further in this latter direction than any of his predecessors, for it will be found to contain, not only more actual matter than is given in any of theirs with which he is acquainted, but also much of a special character, which is not given, so far as he is aware, in any former work on the subject. The great extension