|Title||Paper, 'Description of a new instrument for performing mechanically the involution and evolution of numbers' by Peter M [Mark] Roget|
|Description||41 manuscript pages and three plates showing graduated scales, a circular scale, and a series of roots, powers, and exponents.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Description of a new instrument for performing mechanically the involution and evolution of numbers'.
Communicated by Will [William] Hyde Wollaston. Read 17 November 1814.
Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 2, 1833.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0002|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/9/2/1|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6616||Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist||1779 - 1869|
|NA8298||Wollaston; William Hyde (1766 - 1828); chemist, physicist and physiologist||1766 - 1828|