Algorithmus demonstratus (1534)

Algorithmus demonstratus (1534)

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Caption: Algorithmus demonstratus (1534). This work on arithmetic and algebra has been attributed to German mathematician Johannes Mueller von Konigsberg (1436-1476), best known as Regiomontanus. This work was among the first containing symbolic algebra. The text is in Latin, with the publication year in Latin numerals at lower centre.

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