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Joseph Copley Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Nm1

Scope and Contents

Algebra textbook, 1729, of rules and cases kept by J. Moyle, perhaps in England, though Jos. Copley's name is on the inside front cover.  On page 129, Mr. Oughtred's solution is given.  He was an English mathematician.

Dates

  • 1729

Language of Materials

English

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Extent

0.20 Linear Feet

Title
Guide to the Joseph Copley Notebook
Author
Special Collections Staff.
Date
2009-08-27
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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