Apollonius: Conics Books V to VII. the Arabic Translation of the Lost Greek Original in the Version of the Banu Musa: Volume I: Introduction, Text, and Translation. Volume II: Commentary, Figures, and Indexes

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This is the first edition of the original text of the advanced part of the most important work on conic sections written in antiquity and one of the most influential works in mathematics. It is also the first literal English translation of it ever to be published. The purpose of the work is to make available, to those interested in the history of science and to mathematicians, a version of the work as close to the original as possible. This part of Apollonius' Conics is lost in the original Greek, and only an Arabic ...

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