Sylvester, James Joseph 18141897
Overview
Works:  198 works in 380 publications in 3 languages and 2,176 library holdings 

Genres:  Records and correspondence 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Honoree 
Classifications:  QA3, 510.92 
Publication Timeline
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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 )
 James Joseph Sylvester : life and work in letters by Karen Hunger Parshall( Book )
 The queen of the sciences : a history of mathematics by David M Bressoud( Visual )
 A brilliant and eccentric mathematician by D. S Blondheim( 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 )
 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 )
 America's first Jewish professor : James Joseph Sylvester at the University of Virginia by Lewis S Feuer( Book )
 James Joseph Sylvester : Victorian, Jew, mathematician by Karen Hunger Parshall( Book )
 America's first school of mathematical research : James Joseph Sylvester at the Johns Hopkins University, 18761883 by Karen Hunger Parshall( Book )
 Unpublished letters of James Joseph Sylvester and other new information concerning his life and work by James Joseph Sylvester( Book )
 Autograph letter signed from James Joseph Sylvester to Mrs. C.M. Ingleby by James Joseph Sylvester( )
 Portrait of Joseph David ben Isaac Sylvester by George J Stodart( Visual )
 Daniel Coit Gilman papers by Daniel C Gilman( )
 James Joseph Sylvester, F.R.S. (18141897) by I. M James( Book )
 James Joseph Sylvester. Stipple engraving by G. J. Stodart, 1889, after J. Silliart( Visual )
 Démonstration d'un théorême d'algèbre de M. Sylvester by CharlesFrançois Sturm( Book )
 Sylvester, James Joseph( )
 Biography : James Joseph Sylvester by George Bruce Halsted( 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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14 editions published between 1904 and 1967 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1904 and 1967 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers of James Joseph Sylvester by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
16 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 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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4 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 126 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 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 124 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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers of James Joseph Sylvester by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
15 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Joseph Sylvester : life and work in letters by
Karen Hunger Parshall(
Book
)
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 28 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
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 28 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
Spring's début : a town idyll in town centuries of continuous rhyme by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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8 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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)
8 editions published between 1883 and 1973 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1883 and 1973 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
6 editions published between 1897 and 1973 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1897 and 1973 in English and held by 25 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 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
6 editions published between 1853 and 1973 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1853 and 1973 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
6 editions published between 1873 and 1973 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1873 and 1973 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
9 editions published between 1904 and 1973 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1904 and 1973 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected mathematical papers of James Joseph Sylvester by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
5 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fliegende blätter : supplement to the laws of verse ... by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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5 editions published in 1876 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1876 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La forma del pensamiento matemático(
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1 edition published in 1974 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1974 in Spanish 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(
Book
)
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a theory of the syzygetic relations of two rational integral functions : comprising an application to the theory of Sturm's
functions, and that of the greatest algebraical common measure by
James Joseph Sylvester(
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3 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected mathematical papers of James Joseph Sylvester by
James Joseph Sylvester(
Book
)
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Parshall, Karen Hunger 1955 Author Editor
 Baker, H. F. (Henry Frederick) 18661956 Author Editor
 Igusa, Junichi 19242013 Editor
 Johns Hopkins University Mathematics Department
 Galilei, Galileo 15641642
 Newton, Isaac 16421727
 Carleson, Lennart
 Euclid
 Bressoud, David M. 1950 Author
 Euler, Leonhard 17071783
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Algebra Archimedes Billings, John S.(John Shaw), Calculus Curry, J. L. M.(Jabez Lamar Monroe), Descartes, René, Equations, Roots of Equations, Theory of Escher, M. C.(Maurits Cornelis), Euclid Euler, Leonhard, Fermat, Pierre de, Fermat's last theorem Fourier, Charles, Galilei, Galileo, Gauss, Carl Friedrich, Geometry, Algebraic Geometry, Analytic Geometry, Differential Great Britain Hypatia, Jewish college teachers Jews Johns Hopkins University Kant, Immanuel, Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm,Freiherr von, Logarithms Mathematicians Mathematics Mathematics, Ancient Mathematics, Medieval MathematicsPhilosophy Napier, John, Newcomb, Simon, Newton, Isaac, Partitions (Mathematics) Quintic equations Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa, Reciprocals Riemann, Bernhard, Russia (Federation)Saint Petersburg Space and time in literature Sylvester, James Joseph, Trigonometry United States Universities and collegesFaculty University of London University of Virginia Versification VirginiaCharlottesville
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Alternative Names
Ceyms Cozef Silvester
Iacobus Ioseph Sylvester
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James Joseph Sylvester englischer Mathematiker
James Joseph Sylvester English mathematician
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James Joseph Sylvester matematico britannico
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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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