Maps, Codex, Manuscripts, Incunabula, & Book Arts Collection: Curiosa Mathematica, Part I: A New Theory of Parallels

Better known for his works of fiction, published under the name Lewis Carroll, Charles Dodgson also published under his own name in his academic specialty of mathematics. In the rare geometry text  A Theory of Parallels, published in 1888, Dodgson presents his own ideas on Euclid’s parallel axiom.

Author or Artist Charles Dodgson
Publication or Manufacture Date 1888
Date Acquired by Rosenbach Brothers 08/28/2011