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A few remarks and results relating to the differential geometry of plane curves are set down here. the application of differential calculus to geometrical problems; the study of objects that remain unchanged by transformations that preserve derivatives © William Collins Sons & Co. Mathematicians following Pasch’s path introduced various elements and axioms and developed their geometries with greater or lesser elegance and trouble.

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Publisher: Birkhäuser; Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1995 edition (October 8, 2011)

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