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Introduction to analysis of the infinite. Vol. I: Facsimile of the 1st edition of 1748. Vol. II: Translated from the Latin by José Luis Arantegui Tamayo. With critical annotations by Antonio José Durán Guardeño. Edited by Durán Guardeño and Francisco Javier Pérez Fernández. (Introductio in analysin infinitorum. Introducción al análisis de los infinitos. Vol. I, II.) (Latin, Spanish) Zbl 0967.01027
Sevilla: Sociedad Andaluza de Educación Matemática (SAEM) “Thales”; Madrid: Real Sociedad Matemática Española, xvi, 320 p./v.1; lvii, 406 p./v.2 (2000).
This set of two books consists of a facsimile reprint of the first volume of Euler’s ‘Introductio in analysin infinitorum’ (containing the diagrams on fold-out pages) and an annotated translation into Spanish. For the content of Euler’s book, see the reviews of the English [Zbl 0657.01013] and the German translation [Zbl 0521.01031] (there is also a translation into French [Zbl 0683.01018]).
The second volume starts with an Introduction by A. J. Durán Guardeño, followed by an article by J. Ordoñez on ‘Euler’s century’ and discussing the enlightenment, science in the 18th century, and the leading figures from Newton to Voltaire.
Next comes an article by M. M. Pérez on the life and work of Euler, giving a biography along with Euler’s most important results. Then A. J. Durán Guardeño comments on the impact of Euler’s book, and finally adds some remarks on the annotated translation.
The actual translation has been carefully typeset using LaTeX; the annotations are contained in footnotes, and a bibliography has been added as well as an index.

MSC:
01A75 Collected or selected works; reprintings or translations of classics
01A50 History of mathematics in the 18th century
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