A Portfolio of portraits of eminent mathematicians / edited by David Eugene Smith. - Chicago : Open Court Publishing Company, 1905. - [24] leaves of plates : ports ; 36 cm.

Originally issued in portfolio form in two parts. This copy is bound as one. Each portrait has guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.

Contents: [1], Descartes, Pythagoras, Archimedes, Fermat, Leonardo of Pisa, Euclid, Cardano, Leibnitz, Napier, Vieta, Newton, Thales -- [2], Jakob Bernoulli, Johann Bernoulli, Cavalieri, Euler, Gauss, Lagrange, Laplace, L'Hopital, Monge, Pascal, Tartaglia.

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Mathematicians--Europe--Portraits.
Mathematicians--Europe--Biography.
Scientists--Europe--Portraits.
Scientists--Europe--Biography.

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Smith, David Eugene, --1860-1944