The Classical Review (New Series)


Apollonius from the Arabic

G. J. Toomer (ed.): Apollonius, Conies, Books V to VII. The Arabic Translation of the Lost Greek Original in the Version of the Banū Mūsā. (Sources in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences, 9.) 2 vols. Vol. I: pp. xcv + 547; vol. II: pp. 341; 288 mathematical figures. New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, London, Paris, Tokyo and Hong Kong: Springer Verlag, 1990. £85 for the 2 vols.

Ivor Bulmer-Thomasa1

a1 London