Grandi, Guido, 1671-1742

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Birth 1671-10-01
Death 1742-07-04
Italians
Latin, Italian

Biographical notes:

Italian mathematician.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Pisa, to Anton Francesco Gori, 1730 June 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269579324

Luigi Guido Grandi was an Italian priest, philosopher, mathematician, and engineer. He was Jesuit-educated and became a member of the Camaldolese order. He became a professor of philosophy at the Camaldolese monastery in Florence in 1700 and a professor of mathematics in 1714. He died in 1742 in Pisa.

From the description of Tractatus physica universalis: manuscript, 1705. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 729653577

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Subjects:

  • Algebra--Early works to 1800
  • Physics--Early works to 1800
  • Mathematicians--History--18th century--Sources
  • Astronomy--Early works to 1800

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  • Italy (as recorded)