Platonic & Archimedean Solids (Hardcover)
Walker & Company, 9780802713865, 64pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2002
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Whereas "Sacred Geometry" introduced readers to two-dimensional forms, "Platonic & Archimedean Solids" presents the world of three dimensions, which was understood as early as neolithic time. Daud Sutton elegantly explores the eighteen forms-from the cube to the octahedron and icosidodecahedron-that are the universal building blocks of three-dimensional space, and shows the fascinating relationships between them. For anyone interested in design, architecture, and mathematics, this will be a delight.