|Title||Paper, 'Mémoire sur la mesure de l'aire des triangles sphériques' ['On measuring the area of spherical triangles'] by Mr [Bernard Forest] de Belidor|
|Date||18 November 1726|
|Description||De Belidor provides his observations of methods used to measure the area of a spherical triangle, which he notes would be useful in geography. An English translation of this paper is found at CLP/1/47. Includes one separate plate of figures.|
Written in La Fère [Hauts-de-France, France]. Read to the Royal Society on 28 March 1728.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related records in the catalogue||CLP/1/47|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7803||Belidor; Bernard Forest de (1693 - 1761)||1693 - 1761|