Gerard of Cremona s Translation of the Commentary of al Nayrizi on Book I of Euclid s Elements of Geometry

For an historical introduction to the transmission of Euclid's Elements of Geometry in the Middle Ages, I refer the reader to Chapter I of my previous work [95], particularly sections 7 (“Al-Nayrizi”) and 11 (“Gerard of Cremona”).

Gerard of Cremona   s Translation of the Commentary of al Nayrizi on Book I of Euclid   s Elements of Geometry

Gerard of Cremona s Translation of the Commentary of al Nayrizi on Book I of Euclid s Elements of Geometry

This book provides an annotated English translation of Gerard of Cremona’s Latin version of Book I of al-Nayrizi's Commentary on Euclid’s Elements. Lo Bello concludes with a critical analysis of the idiosyncrasies of Gerard’s method of translation.

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