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The Resource Flatland : an edition with notes and commentary, Edwin A. Abbott ; an edition with notes and commentary by William F. Lindgren, Thomas F. Banchoff

Flatland : an edition with notes and commentary, Edwin A. Abbott ; an edition with notes and commentary by William F. Lindgren, Thomas F. Banchoff

Label
Flatland : an edition with notes and commentary
Title
Flatland
Title remainder
an edition with notes and commentary
Statement of responsibility
Edwin A. Abbott ; an edition with notes and commentary by William F. Lindgren, Thomas F. Banchoff
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1838-1926
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Abbott, Edwin Abbott
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA699
LC item number
.A13 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Lindgren, William F
  • Banchoff, Thomas
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  • Fourth dimension
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Fourth dimension
Label
Flatland : an edition with notes and commentary, Edwin A. Abbott ; an edition with notes and commentary by William F. Lindgren, Thomas F. Banchoff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-276) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Of the nature of flatland -- Of the climate and houses in flatland -- Concerning the inhabitants of flatland -- Concerning the women -- Of our methods in recognizing one another -- Of recognition by sight -- Concerning irregular figures -- Of the ancient practice of painting -- Of the universal colour bill -- Of the suppression of the chromatic sedition -- Concerning our priests -- Of the doctrine of our priests -- How I had a vision of lineland -- How I in my vision i endeavored to explain the nature of Flatland, but could not -- Concerning a stranger from spaceland -- How the stranger vainly endeavoured to reveal to me in words the mysteries of spaceland -- How the sphere, having in vain tried words, resorted to deeds -- How I came to spaceland and what I saw there -- How, though the sphere showed me other mysteries of Spaceland, I still desired more; and what came of it -- How the sphere encouraged me in a vision -- How I tried to teach the theory of three dimensions to my grandson, and with what success -- How I then tried to diffuse the theory of three dimensions by other means, and of the result -- Epilogue by the editor
Control code
860755154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139855013
Lccn
2009025030
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860755154
Label
Flatland : an edition with notes and commentary, Edwin A. Abbott ; an edition with notes and commentary by William F. Lindgren, Thomas F. Banchoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-276) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Of the nature of flatland -- Of the climate and houses in flatland -- Concerning the inhabitants of flatland -- Concerning the women -- Of our methods in recognizing one another -- Of recognition by sight -- Concerning irregular figures -- Of the ancient practice of painting -- Of the universal colour bill -- Of the suppression of the chromatic sedition -- Concerning our priests -- Of the doctrine of our priests -- How I had a vision of lineland -- How I in my vision i endeavored to explain the nature of Flatland, but could not -- Concerning a stranger from spaceland -- How the stranger vainly endeavoured to reveal to me in words the mysteries of spaceland -- How the sphere, having in vain tried words, resorted to deeds -- How I came to spaceland and what I saw there -- How, though the sphere showed me other mysteries of Spaceland, I still desired more; and what came of it -- How the sphere encouraged me in a vision -- How I tried to teach the theory of three dimensions to my grandson, and with what success -- How I then tried to diffuse the theory of three dimensions by other means, and of the result -- Epilogue by the editor
Control code
860755154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139855013
Lccn
2009025030
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860755154

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