Peirce, Benjamin 18091880
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Works:  364 works in 678 publications in 1 language and 4,230 library holdings 

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Classifications:  QA805, 917.3 
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Most widely held works about
Benjamin Peirce
 Of the human heart : a biography of Benjamin Peirce by Edward R Hogan( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce and the U.S. Coast Survey by Victor F Lenzen( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce : "father of pure mathematics" in America by I. Bernard Cohen( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce, 18091880; Biographical sketch and bibliography, by Professor Raymond Clare Archibald ... Reminiscences by President Emeritus Charles W. Eliot, President A. Lawrence Lowell, Professor Emeritus W.E. Byerly ... Chancellor Arnold B. Chace by Raymond Clare Archibald( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce ... A memorial collection by Moses King( Book )
 Memoir of Benjamin Peirce by Robert S Rantoul( Book )
 Mathematics in nineteenthcentury America : the Bowditch generation by Todd Timmons( Book )
 Relations between logic and mathematics in the work of Benjamin and Charles S. Peirce by Alison Walsh( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce, son of Benjamin Peirce by Frederick Clifton Pierce( )
 Harvard University. : Exercises in the chapel, August 26, 1834, at the inauguration of Simon Greenleaf, A.M., Royall professor of law ; Cornelius Conway Felton, A.M., Eliot professor of Greek literature ; Charles Beck, P.D., university professor of Latin ; and Benjamin Peirce, A.M., university professor of mathematics by Harvard University( Book )
 Benjamin Pierce : astronomer, mathematician, 18091880 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce( Book )
 Defence of Dr. Gould by Dudley Observatory( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce by Charles William Eliot( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce, son of Daniel Peirce by Frederick Clifton Pierce( )
 The Coast Survey by Martha J Lamb( Book )
 Benjamin Peirce: astronomer, mathematician. 18091880 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( )
 Benjamin Peirce, son of Samuel Peirce by Frederick Clifton Pierce( )
 MorrisRutherfurd family papers by Morris family( )
 Address of Professor Benjamin Peirce, president of the American Association for the year 1853 : on retiring from the duties of president by Benjamin Peirce( Book )
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Most widely held works by
Benjamin Peirce
A system of analytic mechanics by
Benjamin Peirce(
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17 editions published between 1855 and 1949 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1855 and 1949 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ideality in the physical sciences by
Benjamin Peirce(
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13 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on plane and solid geometry by
Benjamin Peirce(
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40 editions published between 1837 and 2010 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
40 editions published between 1837 and 2010 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on plane & spherical trigonometry : with their applications to navigation, surveying, heights, and
distances, and spherical astronomy, and particularly adapted to explaining the construction of Bowditch's navigator, and the
nautical almanac by
Benjamin Peirce(
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20 editions published between 1840 and 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published between 1840 and 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six articles upon the Smithsonian Institution, from the Boston Post, together with the letters of Professors Peirce and Agassiz(
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6 editions published between 1855 and 1974 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1855 and 1974 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on algebra : to which are added exponential equations and logarithms by
Benjamin Peirce(
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36 editions published between 1837 and 1875 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
36 editions published between 1837 and 1875 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on curves, functions, and forces by
Benjamin Peirce(
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in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defence of Dr. Gould by the scientific council of the Dudley observatory by
Dudley Observatory(
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10 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working plan for the foundation of a University by
Benjamin Peirce(
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4 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linear associative algebra by
Benjamin Peirce(
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13 editions published between 1870 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1870 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on sound; being the second volume of a course of natural philosophy, designed for the use of high schools
and colleges by
Benjamin Peirce(
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4 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on the method of least squares : or, The application of the theory of probabilities in the combination of observations by
William Chauvenet(
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5 editions published between 1868 and 1896 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1868 and 1896 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tables of the moon : constructed for the use of the American ephemeris and nautical almanac by
Benjamin Peirce(
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14 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tables of the moon : constructed from Plana's theory, with Airy's and Longstreth's corrections, Hansen's two inequalities
of long period arising from the action of Venus, and Hansen's values of the secular variations of the mean motion and of the
motion of the perigee. Arranged in a form designed by Professor Benjamin Pierce, consulting astronomer, for the use of the
Nautical almanac. Under the superintendence of Charles Henry Davis, lieut. United States navy ; and published under the authority
of the Hon. John P. Kennedy, secretary of the navy by
United States Naval Observatory(
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10 editions published between 1853 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1853 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Saturnian system by
Benjamin Peirce(
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5 editions published between 1860 and 1866 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1860 and 1866 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address of Professor Benjamin Peirce, president of the American Association for the year 1853 : on retiring from the duties
of president by
Benjamin Peirce(
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12 editions published between 1853 and 1990 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1853 and 1990 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on algebra by
Benjamin Peirce(
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9 editions published between 1850 and 1875 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1850 and 1875 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary treatise on curves, functions, and forces by
Benjamin Peirce(
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5 editions published between 1841 and 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1841 and 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A catalogue of the maps and charts in the library of Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts : [three lines of quotation
in Greek signed Apoll. Rhod. iv. 279.] by
Harvard University(
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4 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benjamin Peirce : "father of pure mathematics" in America by
I. Bernard Cohen(
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2 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) 18061867 Author
 Gould, Benjamin Apthorp 18241896 Photographer
 Henry, Joseph 17971878 Author
 Dudley Observatory Scientific Council
 U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
 Agassiz, Louis 18071873 Author
 Dudley Observatory
 Smithsonian Institution
 N. P. D.
 United States Naval Observatory Nautical Almanac Office
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Adrain, Robert, Algebra Algebra, Universal Algebras, Linear Astronomy Bache, A. D.(Alexander Dallas), Beck, Charles, Bowditch, Nathaniel, Calculus Davies, Charles, Day, Jeremiah, Education, Higher Endowments Equations of motion Farrar, John, Felton, C. C.(Cornelius Conway), Genealogy Geometry Geometry, Analytic GeometryStudy and teaching Gould, Benjamin Apthorp, Greenleaf, Simon, Harvard University Least squares Logic, Symbolic and mathematical Manners and customs Maps Mathematicians Mathematics MathematicsResearch Mechanics, Analytic Moon Nautical charts Nebular hypothesis Peirce, Benjamin, Peirce, Charles S.(Charles Sanders), Plane trigonometry Rittenhouse, David, Saturn (Planet) Science Silliman, Benjamin, Smithsonian Institution Sound Spherical trigonometry Strong, Theodore, Trigonometry U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey United States Universities and collegesAdministration Universities and collegesFaculty
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Benjamin Peirce Amerikaans wiskundige
Benjamin Peirce amerikansk astronom och matematiker
Benjamin Peirce amerikansk astronom og matematikar
Benjamin Peirce amerikansk astronom og matematiker
Benjamin Peirce matematico e astronomo statunitense
Benjamin Peirce matemático estadounidense
Benjamin Peirce USamerikanischer Mathematiker und Astronom
Peirce, B. 18091880
Peirce, B. (Benjamin), 18091880
Peirce, Benjamin 18091880
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