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Huygens, Christiaan 1629-1695

Works: 1,214 works in 2,997 publications in 10 languages and 17,058 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Honoree, Dedicatee, Singer, Other, Collector, Attributed name, Former owner, Editor
Classifications: QC425, 535
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Treatise on light, in which are explained the causes of that which occurs in reflexion & in refraction, and particularly in the strange refraction of Iceland crystal by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

55 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité de la lumière by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

87 editions published between 1885 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi hui geng si de dai biao zuo zhi yi. zuo zhe zai shu zhong ji guang de bo dong xue shuo zhi da cheng, ti chu le guang de mai chong li lun, bing ju ci dao chu le guang de zhe she yu fan she ding lü, ji hui geng si yuan li
The celestial worlds discover'd, or, Conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets by Christiaan Huygens( )

22 editions published between 1698 and 1996 in English and Latin and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De circuli magnitudine inventa : acc. eiusdem problematum quorundam illustrium constructiones by Christiaan Huygens( )

11 editions published between 1654 and 2014 in Latin and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695) was born the son of diplomat Constantijn Huygens, and grew up in the company of prominent men, such as René Descartes. After his studies in mathematics at Leiden University, he developed himself into an important astronomer. His research included the rings of Saturn and the discovery of the moon Titan. Huygens is also known as the inventor of the pendulum clock. The Elzeviers published his first book on hyperbolae, ellipses, and circles in 1651. It was followed by this treatise on the magnitude of circles in 1654
Christiaan Huygens' the pendulum clock, or, Geometrical demonstrations concerning the motion of pendula as applied to clocks by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Huygens' nachgelassene Abhandlungen: Über die Bewegung der Körper durch den Stoss. Über die Centrifugalkraft by Christiaan Huygens( )

23 editions published between 1903 and 1930 in German and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The celestial worlds discover'd : or, conjectures concerning the inhabitants, plants and productions of the worlds in the planets. Written in Latin by Christianus Huygens by Christiaan Huygens( )

31 editions published between 1698 and 1722 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The celestial worlds discover'd by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

9 editions published between 1698 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1968
The art of conjecturing, together with Letter to a friend on sets in court tennis by Jakob Bernoulli( )

7 editions published in 1899 in German and Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sylla provides an extensive introduction and detailed translator's notes. As supplemental texts she includes Bernoulli's "Letter to a Friend on Sets in Court Tennis" and "Thesis 32" of Theses Logicae de conversione et oppositione enunciationum."--Jacket
Christiani Hugenii libellus de ratiociniis in ludo aleæ. Or, the value of all chances in games of fortune; ... mathematically demonstrated by Christiaan Huygens( )

20 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leibnizens und Huygens' Briefwechsel mit Papin, nebst der Biographie Papins und einigen zugehörigen Briefen und Actenstücken by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz( Book )

36 editions published between 1881 and 1996 in German and Multiple languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité de la lumière : où sont expliquées les causes de ce qui luy arrive dans la réflexion & dans la réfraction, et particulièrement dans l'étrange réfraction du cristal d'islande by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

41 editions published between 1690 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmotheoros by Christiaan Huygens( )

14 editions published between 1462 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christiani Hugenii Kosmotheōros sive, De terris cœlestibus : earumque ornatu conjecturæ by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

39 editions published between 1698 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wave theory of light; memoirs of Huygens, Young and Fresnel by Henry Crew( Book )

5 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmotheoros, or, Conjectures concerning the planetary worlds and their inhabitants by Christiaan Huygens( )

8 editions published between 1757 and 2018 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouveau traité de la pluralité des mondes by Christiaan Huygens( Book )

24 editions published between 1702 and 1971 in French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The celestial worlds discover'dLenses and waves : Christiaan Huygens and the mathematical science of optics in the seventeenth centuryThe land of Stevin and Huygens ; a sketch of science and technology in the Dutch Republic during the Golden CenturyHuygens : the man behind the principle
Alternative Names
C. H 1629-1695

C. H. D. Z.

C.H.D.Z 1629-1695

Christiaan astrónomo, físico, y matemático holandés

Christiaan Huygens

Christiaan Huygens astrónomo, físico, y matemático holandés

Christiaan Huygens astronoom uit Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden (1629-1695)

Christiaan Huygens Dutch mathematician and natural philosopher

Christiaan Huygens fyzik, matematik a astronom

Christiaan Huygens holandský fyzik, matematik a astronóm

Christiaan Huygens holenderski matematyk, fizyk oraz astronom

Christiaan Huygens holland matematikus, fizikus és csillagász

Christiaan Huygens matematico, astronomo e fisico olandese

Christiaan Huygens nederlandsk astronom, matematikar og fysikar

Christiaan Huygens nederländsk astronom, matematiker och fysiker

Christiaan Huygens nederlandsk astronom, matematiker og fysiker

Christiaan Huygens niederländischer Astronom, Mathematiker, Physiker und Musiktheoretiker

Christiaen Huygens

Christian Huygens

Christian Huygens mathématicien et philosophe néerlandais

Christianus Hugenius

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Gûjgens, H.

Gûjgens, Hristian.

Gyuigens, Christiaan 1629-1695

H. C 1629-1695

H. D. Z., C., 1629-1695

Hiristiýan Huýgens

Huegen, Christian 1629-1695

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Hugenius a Zulichem, Christianus 1629-1695

Hugenius, Christiaan

Hugenius, Christiaan 1629-1695

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Hugenius Zulichemius, Christianus 1629-1695

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Huygens de Zeelhem, Christiaan

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Zuilichemius, Christianus Hugenius 1629-1695

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Zulichem, Christian Hugens de 1629-1695

Zulichem, Christianus Hugenius

Zulichem, Christianus Hugenius 1629-1695

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Zulichemius, Christianus Hugenius 1629-1695

Zuylichem Christiaan van

Zuylichem, Christian Huygens van 1629-1695

Κρίστιαν Χόυχενς Ολλανδός φυσικός, αστρονόμος και μαθηματικός

Гюйгенс, Xёйгенс Христиан

Гюйгенс Х

Гюйгенс, Х 1629-1695

Гюйгенс, Христиан

Кристиан Хюйгенс

Кристијан Хајгенс

Крыстыян Гюйгэнс

Хейгенс Х

Хейгенс Х. 1629-1695

Христиан Гюйгенс

Християн Гюйгенс

Християн Гюйгенс нідерландський фізик, математик і астроном

Хрысціян Гюйгенс

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כריסטיאן הויגנס

כריסטיאן הויגנס איש אשכולות

كريستيان هوغنس

كريستيان هوغنس عالم فيزيائي و فلكي

كريستيان هيكنز، 1629-1695

هيجنز، كريستيان، 1629-1695

کریستیان هویقنس

کریستیان هویگنس

کریستیان هویگنس ستاره‌شناس، ریاضی‌دان، و فیزیک‌دان هلندی

क्रिश्चियन हुय्गेंस

क्रिस्टियन हुगेन्स

कृस्टियान हुजेन्स

ক্রিস্টিয়ান হাইগেনস Physicist and mathematician

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