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Is Cauchy's "Cauchy's Cours D'Analyse" available for free? Since I've seen Gauss' work for free and translated in internet, I'd like to know is there is an analog to Cauchy's famous work. I don't mind if it is in French, I guess I can handle it, but I'm very interested in getting it.

I've found this but seems you need membership.

Thanks in advance.

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I think you're looking for this –  t.b. Feb 17 '12 at 15:04

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Cauchy's Cours d'analyse de l'École royale polytechnique, Première partie : Analyse algébrique is available here. The other parts are on the same site. In French.

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Thank you so much. Do you know if there is an English version? –  Pedro Tamaroff Feb 17 '12 at 15:28
    
Any info on a translated version? –  Pedro Tamaroff Feb 20 '12 at 21:36
    
@Peter: An annotated English translation was published by Robert E. Bradley and Edward C. Sandifer in 2009. They've done a nice job (I have a copy of the book), but it's definitely not free: amazon.com/gp/product/1441905480 –  Dave L. Renfro Feb 21 '12 at 16:31
    
@Peter $110.00 !?!??!??!?!?!?!? –  Pedro Tamaroff Feb 21 '12 at 17:15
    
@Peter: Actually, 110 dollars isn't terribly high for a book such as this. (Compare with the Handbook of Set Theory.) What is terribly high is the 191 dollars I paid for an engineering statics textbook a couple of weeks ago. I tutor local college students and someone I've been working with for a couple of semesters needs more help with his statics course than his multivariable calculus course, and I thought it'd be interesting (for me) to review/learn the material. However, at $20 per hour, it'll take nearly 10 hours of work for me to make up for the expense (which I already have). –  Dave L. Renfro Feb 22 '12 at 22:40

http://books.google.com/books/about/Cauchy_s_Cours_d_analyse.html?id=M0or-HGe7D0C

I don't know if it is complete, but it is better than nothing.

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