Sylvester, James Joseph 18141897
Overview
Works:  176 works in 306 publications in 3 languages and 2,083 library holdings 

Genres:  Periodicals Records and correspondence 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Honoree 
Classifications:  QA1, 
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Most widely held works about
James Joseph Sylvester
 James Joseph Sylvester : Jewish mathematician in a Victorian world by Karen Hunger Parshall( Book )
 Algebraic geometry : the Johns Hopkins centennial lectures : supplement to the American journal of mathematics by Junichi Igusa( Book )
 The queen of the sciences : a history of mathematics by David M Bressoud( Visual )
 James Joseph Sylvester : life and work in letters by Karen Hunger Parshall( Book )
 An address commemorative of Prof. James Joseph Sylvester, delivered at a memorial meeting at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, May 2, 1897 by Fabian Franklin( Book )
 A brilliant and eccentric mathematician by D. S Blondheim( Book )
 America's first Jewish professor : James Joseph Sylvester at the University of Virginia by Lewis S Feuer( Book )
 The collected mathematical papers of James Joseph Sylvester by James Joseph Sylvester( Book )
 Testimonials obtained by Professor Sylvester on occasion of becoming a candidate for the Chair of Natural Philosophy, in University College, London, commonly called the University of London, in the year 1837 by James Joseph Sylvester( Book )
 James Joseph Sylvester. Stipple engraving by G. J. Stodart, 1889, after J. Silliart( Visual )
 Correspondence between Sylvester, Petersen, Hilbert and Klein on invariants and the factorisation of graphs 18891891 by G Sabidussi( Book )
 Material concerning James Joseph Sylvester by Raymond Clare Archibald( Book )
 Portrait of Joseph David ben Isaac Sylvester by George J Stodart( Visual )
 Daniel Coit Gilman papers by Daniel C Gilman( )
 Démonstration d'un théorême d'algèbre de M. Sylvester by CharlesFrançois Sturm( Book )
 Sylvester, James Joseph( )
 Sylvester at Hopkins by George Bruce Halsted( Book )
 Autograph letter signed from James Joseph Sylvester to Mrs. C.M. Ingleby by James Joseph Sylvester( )
 Biography : James Joseph Sylvester by George Bruce Halsted( Book )
 James Joseph Sylvester : Victorian, Jew, mathematician by Karen Hunger Parshall( Book )
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Most widely held works by
James Joseph Sylvester
The collected mathematical papers of James Joseph Sylvester by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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29 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
29 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The laws of verse, or, Principles of versification exemplified in metrical translations : together with an annotated reprint
of the inaugural presidential address to the Mathematical and Physical Section of the British Association at Exeter by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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5 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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11 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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11 editions published between 1853 and 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1853 and 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
8 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebraic geometry : the Johns Hopkins centennial lectures : supplement to the American journal of mathematics by
Junichi Igusa(
Book
)
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
5 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Joseph Sylvester : life and work in letters by
Karen Hunger Parshall(
Book
)
6 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book brings together for the first time 140 letters from Sylvester's correspondence in an attempt to separate the fact from the many myths surrounding his life and work
6 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book brings together for the first time 140 letters from Sylvester's correspondence in an attempt to separate the fact from the many myths surrounding his life and work
La forma del pensamiento matemático(
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2 editions published in 1974 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1974 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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)
9 editions published between 1904 and 1973 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1904 and 1973 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fliegende blätter supplement to the laws of verse ... by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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3 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unpublished letters of James Joseph Sylvester and other new information concerning his life and work by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<18371853> by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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4 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essay on canonical forms by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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4 editions published in 1851 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1851 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures containing an exposition of the fundamental principles of the new theory of reciprocants : Delivered during the Hilary,
Easter, and Michaelmas terms of 1886 before the University of Oxford by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American journal of mathematics by
American Mathematical Society(
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in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A probationary lecture on geometry : delivered before the Gresham Committee and the members of the Common Council of the City
of London, assembled in the theatre of Gresham College, on the 4th of December, 1854 by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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3 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the real and imaginary roots of algebraical equations; a trilogy by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spring's début : a town idyll in town centuries of continuous rhyme by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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3 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Parshall, Karen Hunger 1955 Author Editor
 Baker, H. F. (Henry Frederick) 18661956 Editor
 Igusa, Junichi 19242013 Editor
 Johns Hopkins University Mathematics Department
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 Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von 16461716
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 Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis) 18981972
 Euler, Leonhard 17071783
 Napier, John 15501617
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Alternative Names
Ceyms Cozef Silvester
Iacobus Ioseph Sylvester
James Joseph Sylvester Brits wiskundige
James Joseph Sylvester englischer Mathematiker
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James Joseph Sylvester matematico britannico
James Joseph Sylvester mathématicien russe
Joseph, James 18141897
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Sylvester, J. J. (James Joseph), 18141897
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Sylvester, James J. 18141897
Джеймс Джозеф Сильвестр английский математик
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ג'יימס ג'וזף סילבסטר
סילבסטר, ג'יימס ג'וזף 18141897
סילוסטר, ג'ימס ג'וזף 18141897
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