Reference numberMS/366/2/7
Previous numbersMS/367/7
TitleDr Wallis concerning the Ecclesiastical Computation of the Paschal Tables in the Church of England
DescriptionA note on the first page states that the paper was not printed. A note states that the paper was delivered in two lectures to the Royal Society at Gresham College, London on 29 April 1680 and 6 May 1680.

The paper combines biblical scholarship and mathematics for the calculation of the date of Easter. There are several marginal notes which may be in a different hand to the paper itself. There are four pages of tables showing calendar calculations. There are several references to the golden number.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7472Wallis; John (1616 - 1703); mathematician and cryptographer1616 - 1703
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