An introduction to geometry

Containing the most useful propositions in Euclid, and other authors. ... By William Payne. by Payne, William teacher of mathematics.

Publisher: sold by T. Payne; J. Marks; and M. Hingeston in London

Written in English
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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 1978, no. 02).

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