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Kinckhuysen, Gerard, 1625-1666 (mathematician)



  • Existence: 1625 - 1666

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Geometria descripta, c 1663 - c 1750

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9597/11/5
Scope and Contents

Manuscript copy of the treatise by Kinckhuysen (published Haarlem, 1663)

Dates: c 1663 - c 1750
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Please enquire at the Manuscripts Reading Room desk if you would like to view items from the Macclesfield Collection.

Observations on the Algebra of Kinckhuysen, c 1669

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3959.1: 1-21
Scope and Contents

In 1669 Newton was asked by Barrow and Collins to add notes to a translation of Kinckhuysen's Algebra. He agreed on the condition that he would remain anonymous. This is a draft of these notes.

Dates: c 1669
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

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Algebra 1
Mathematics 1

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