Record

Reference numberL&P/2/463
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Explication of an obscure passage in Albert Girard's commentary on Stevin's work' by James Simon
Date1753
DescriptionSubject: Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An explication of an obscure passage in Albert Girard’s commentary upon Simon Stevin’s works (vide les oeuvres Mathem. de Simon Stevin, à Leyde, 1634, p. 169, 170)'

Read 20 December 1753
Extent8p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1753.0056
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6823Simon; James (- 1757) - 1757
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView