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The Twenty-Seven Lines upon the Cubic Surface

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Part of Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics

  • Date Published: March 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107493513

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  • Originally published in 1911 as number thirteen in the Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics and Mathematical Physics series, this book presents a general survey of the problem of the 27 lines upon the cubic surface. Illustrative figures and a bibliography are also included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in cubic surfaces and the history of mathematics.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: March 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107493513
    • length: 114 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 6 mm
    • weight: 0.15kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Historical summary
    1. Preliminary theorems
    2. The double six configuration. Auxiliary theorems
    3. The trihedral pair configuration
    4. Analytical investigation of the twenty-seven lines and forty-five triple tangent planes for the general equation of the cubric surface
    5. The construction of a model of a double six
    6. The construction of the configurations of the straight lines upon the twenty-one types of the cubric surface
    7. On some configurations associated with the configurations of the lines upon the cubric surface

  • Author

    Archibald Henderson

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