Hypsicles of Alexandria

about 190 BC - about 120 BC

Hypsicles was a Greek mathematician who wrote a treatise on regular polyhedra. He is the author of what has been called Book XIV of Euclid's Elements, a work which deals with inscribing regular solids in a sphere.
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