E170 -- Recherches sur les racines imaginaires des equations
(Research on imaginary roots of equations)
According to C.
G. J. Jacobi, a treatise with the title: “Theoremata de radicibus aequationum imaginariis” was
presented to the Berlin Academy on November 10, 1746.
Originally published in Memoires de l'academie des sciences de Berlin 5, 1751, pp. 222-288
Opera Omnia: Series 1, Volume 6, pp. 78 - 150
- A translation of selections of E170, along with some commentary, is published in D. J. Struik's
A Source Book in Mathematics, 1200-1800 (1969, Harvard University Press), pp. 99-102.
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