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John Pell (1611-1685) and his correspondence with Sir Charles Cavendish : the mental world of an early modern mathematician

Author: Noel Malcolm; Charles Cavendish; John Pell; Jacqueline A Stedall
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A superb work of scholarship on the seventeenth century mathematician John Pell, containing new and detailed biographical material and the first complete edition of the Pell-Cavendish correspondence

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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Correspondance
Named Person: John Pell; Charles Cavendish; John Pell; Charles Cavendish; Charles Cavendish; John Pell
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Noel Malcolm; Charles Cavendish; John Pell; Jacqueline A Stedall
ISBN: 0198564848 9780198564843
OCLC Number: 56436748
Description: 657 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I. The life of John Pell / by Noel Malcolm --
Part II. The mathematics of John Pell / by Jacqueline Stedall --
Part III. The Pell-Cavendish correspondence.
Responsibility: Noel Malcolm and Jacqueline Stedall.
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