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Witt, Johan de 1625-1672

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Works: 826 works in 1,459 publications in 6 languages and 13,959 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources 
Roles: Correspondent, Recipient, Attributed name, Translator, Owner, Honoree, Contributor, Other, Collector, Corrector
Classifications: HB151, 516.3
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The true interest and political maxims of the republic of Holland by Pieter de la Court( Book )
12 editions published between 1746 and 2008 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
The true interest and political maxims of the republick of Holland and West-Friesland in three parts ... by Pieter de la Court( file )
18 editions published between 1702 and 2005 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Jan de Witt's Elementa curvarum linearum by Johan de Witt( file )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
"Following on from the 2000 edition of Jan De Witt's Elementa Curvarum Linearum, Liber Primus, this book provides the accompanying translation of the second volume of Elementa Curvarum Linearum (Foundations of Curved Lines) ... Elementa Curvarum Linearum, Liber Secondus moves forward from the construction of the familiar conic sections covered in the Liber Primus, with a discussion of problems connected with their classification; given an equation, it covers how one can recover the standard form, and additionally how one can find the equation's geometric properties."--Publisher description
Jan de Witt's Elementa curvarum linearum, liber primus by Johan de Witt( Book )
7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
"This book is an English translation of the first textbook on Analytic Geometry, written in Latin by the Dutch statesman and mathematician Jan de Witt soon after Descartes invented the subject. De Witt (1625-1672) is best known for his work in actuarial mathematics ("Calculation of the Values of Annuities as Proportions of the Rents") and for his contributions to analytic geometry, including the focus-directrix definition of conics and the use of the discriminant to distinguish among them. In addition to the translation and annotations, this volume contains an introduction and commentary, including a discussion of the role of conics in Greek mathematics."--BOOK JACKET
Interesse von Holland, oder, Fondamenten von Hollands-Wohlfahrt by Pieter de la Court( file )
6 editions published in 1665 in German and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Extract of divers passages relating to exclusive joint-stock companies by Pieter de la Court( file )
3 editions published in 1713 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Brieven, van Johan de Witt by Johan de Witt( Book )
17 editions published between 1906 and 1922 in 3 languages and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Brieven van Johan de Witt uit de jaren 1665-1672
Pomponnes̓ "Relation de mon ambassade en Hollande" 1669-1671 by Simon Arnauld Pomponne( Book )
2 editions published in 1955 in French and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Jan de Witt's Elementa curvarum linearum, liber secundus by Johan de Witt( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
"Following on from the 2000 edition of Jan De Witt's Elementa Curvarum Linearum, Liber Primus, this book provides the accompanying translation of the second volume of Elementa Curvarum Linearum (Foundations of Curved Lines) ... Elementa Curvarum Linearum, Liber Secondus moves forward from the construction of the familiar conic sections covered in the Liber Primus, with a discussion of problems connected with their classification; given an equation, it covers how one can recover the standard form, and additionally how one can find the equation's geometric properties."--Publisher description
Zur kenntnis der altenglischen bühne nebst andern beiträgen zur Shakespeare-litteratur by Karl Theodor Gaedertz( Book )
3 editions published in 1888 in German and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Geometria by René Descartes( Book )
in Latin and held by 46 libraries worldwide
 
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Albinus, Janus 1625-1672
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Languages
English (274)
French (86)
Dutch (38)
German (12)
Latin (5)
Low German (1)
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