[Proj] Mémoire sur la représentation des surfaces et les projections des cartes (Auguste Tissot, 1881)
Gerald I. Evenden
geraldi.evenden at gmail.com
Sun Nov 15 11:11:15 EST 2009
On Sunday 15 November 2009 10:46:05 am OvV_HN wrote:
> - Hi everyone,
> If there is any interest here, Google has scanned the French text:
> Mémoire sur la représentation des surfaces et les projections des cartes
> By Auguste Tissot (1881)
> Note that in Google's PDF download version there are about 7 blank pages
> between the book cover and where the text begins.
> Interesting! Mr. Tissot was the inventor of the Tissot indicatrix.
> I knew that, but it's amusing to see a key publication.
> I couldn't get it from Google; probably 'cos I'm not registrered?
> I got the Google pdf from the Internet Archive:
> See the link "All Files: HTML".
> BTW: page 198 is unsharp at the right.
> Pages 199-285 are apparently forbidden - they are not in the pdf.
All the pages are in the copy I downloaded!!!
> There's no copyright on the book, so why should Google omit these pages?
> Oscar van Vlijmen
The whole religious complexion of the modern world is due
to the absence from Jerusalem of a lunatic asylum.
-- Havelock Ellis (1859-1939) British psychologist
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