First published in 1976, this book has been widely acclaimed as a major and enlivening contribution to the history of mathematics. The updated and corrected paperback contains extracts from the original writings of mathematicians who contributed to the foundations of graph theory. The author's commentary links each piece historically and frames the whole with explanations of the relevant mathematical terminology and notation.

Graph Theory 1736-1936 1999, Clarendon Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198539162

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Graph Theory 1736-1936 1997, Oxford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780198539018