## Cornell University Library Historical Math Monographs

- A treatise on some new geometrical methods, Volume I
- 1873, 207-227

### Chapter XXV: The geometrical theory of reciprocal polars applied to the development of a new method of deriving the properties of surfaces of the second order with three unequal axes from those of the sphere

#### Chapter information

**Source***A treatise on some new geometrical methods, Volume I: containing essays on tangential coordinates, pedal coordinates, reciprocal polars, the trigonometry of the parabola, the geometrical origin of logarithms the geometrical properties of elliptic integrals, and other kindred subjects* (London: Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer, 1873)

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First available in Project Euclid: 17 July 2015

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#### Citation

Booth, James. Chapter XXV: The geometrical theory of reciprocal polars applied to the development of a new method of deriving the properties of surfaces of the second order with three unequal axes from those of the sphere. A treatise on some new geometrical methods, Volume I, 207--227, Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer, London, 1873. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.chmm/1437148600