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Paper on mathematical problems, 1802

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/278

Scope and Contents

A mathematical paper containing problems and equations and a list of candidates for election to the Royal Society: John Jeron Schroler, Lilienthal, Bremen; Joseph (Giuseppe) Piazzi, Palermo, Sicily; Dr Olbers, Bremen; and Dr C.F. Gauss, Brunswick. There are propositions and corollaries from Newton's 'Principia', in Latin and English, and from Aristotle's 'Rhetoric', in Greek and English.

Dates

  • 1802

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Extent

1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials

English

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Latin

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