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LACROIX, Sylvestre-François. Traité élémentaire de trigonométrie rectiligne et sphérique, et d'application de l'algèbre à la géométrie. 

Paris, Duprat, An VIII [1799].

8vo (200x130 mm), (4)-217-(3) pages and 4 folding plates.  binding : Contemporary full sheep, flat spine. Rubbed, head cap slitghly worn. Plates misfolded.

Second edition augmented.

Sylvestre-François Lacroix (1765-1843) is a French mathematician best known for his work on differential and integral calculus. He assists Monge in writing the descriptive geometry course given at the École normale de l'an III.

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