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The Algebra of Abu Kamil Kitab fi al-Jabr wa'l-muqabala

By: Shuja' Ibn Aslam Abu Kamil & Mordecai Finzi (commentary) & Martin Levey (Hebrew trans, commentary)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Wisconsin U.P: 1966

Seller ID: 26998


G+/G+, red cloth boards with gilt, with large grey stains to front and rear boards, bumped to to the bottom right corner of the front board, in a red & grey d/jkt, slightly frayed at the edges and similarly stained. Text (in English and Hebrew) & b&w facsimiles and illustrations inside are clean and bright. Abu Kamil was one of the first to demonstrate the advantages of combining Babylonian methods with Greek Geometry. ; Wisconsin University. Publications in medieval sci... View more info