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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.
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This authoritative work on the 17th-century mathematician John Pell contains new and detailed biographical material and the complete Pell-Cavendish correspondence.
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Malcolm, Noel.
John Pell (1611-1685) and his correspondence with Sir Charles Cavendish.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)56436748
Named Person: John Pell; Charles Cavendish; John Pell; Charles Cavendish
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Noel Malcolm; Charles Cavendish; John Pell; Jacqueline A Stedall
ISBN: 9781435620858 1435620852 0198564848 9780198564843 1280846259 9781280846250 9780191524073 0191524077
OCLC Number: 191161124
Description: 1 online resource (656 pages) : illustrations
Contents: General introduction; A note on dates and transcriptions; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Part I: The life of John Pell; 1 Sussex, Cambridge, 1611-1629; 2 Sussex, London, Sussex, 1629-1638; 3 London, 1638-1643; 4 Amsterdam, Breda, 1643-1652; 5 London, Zurich, 1652-1658; 6 London, Essex, London, 1658-1665; 7 Cheshire, 1665-1669; 8 London, 1669-1685; Part II: The mathematics of John Pell; Part III: The Pell-Cavendish correspondence; Textual introduction; The correspondence; List of manuscripts; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W.
Responsibility: Noel Malcolm and Jacqueline Stedall.

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...this is a magnificent book; rich, accurate, skillful, informative and thought provoking. * Jan van Maanen, Metascience 15, 2006 * The work of Noel Malcolm and Jacqueline Stedall is a very welcome Read more...

 
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