Oughtred, William, -1660, mathematician

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referencedIn Vol. XIX (ff. 413).includes:f. 8 Giovanni Battista Calvenzano, merchant, of Milan: Bookplate: 17th cent.ff. 48, 82 William Oughtred, d 1660 mathematician: Extracts from his mathematical works: 17th cent.f. 57 (copy), 60 John Collins, d 1683 FRS... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XXII (ff. 339).includes:f. 24 Rudolph van Ommeren, Dutch Commissioner to the Evangelical Cantons of Switzerland: Letter to J. Pell: circ. 1656.: Fr.f. 24 John Pell, d 1685 DD; mathematician and diplomatist: Letter to, from R. van Ommeren: ci... British Library
referencedIn PELL PAPERS. Vol. XXIV (ff. 558). A miscellaneous collection of treatises, of Pell's notes on them, problems, tables of logarithms, etc., including the following;-(a) 'Labyrinthus ingenii'; 1629. ff. 1-7;-(b) 'The ground of all the recreations in N..., 1629 British Library
referencedIn PELL PAPERS. Vol. XIV (ff. i + 219). Trigonometrical and algebraical problems and calculations; Pell's 'Logistica, or the Art of reckoning', 1635 (f. 47); and extracts from the works of Isaac Barrow, W. Oughtred, Franciscus Vieta, and especially from... British Library
referencedIn HARINGTON PAPERS. Vol. II (ff. i + 143). 'Prose No. II', comprising copies of letters, etc., circ. 1544-1581, with later additions mainly in the hand of John Harington, M.P. (d. 1564). One of the two main hands (ff. 7-17 and passim) is the same as th..., approximately 1544-1581 British Library
referencedIn PELL PAPERS. Vol. XIII (ff. i + 341). Miscellaneous geometrical and trigonometrical problems, calculations, and extracts from the works of William Oughtred, Henry Briggs, Diophantus Alexandrinus, etc.Diophantus, of Alexandria; Greek mathematician: Ar... British Library
referencedIn Vol. III (ff. 283). M-S.includes:ff.1-5 Thomas Madox, d 1727 Historiographer Royal: Biographical notice: 18th cent.ff. 6-12 Sir John Marsham, 1st Baronet d 1685: Biographical notice: 18th cent.: Fr.ff. 13,16 John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlboro... British Library
referencedIn Vol. III (ff. i + 392).includes:f. 18 Johann Heinrich Rahn, the elder; Swiss mathematician: Letter to: 1654: Lat.f. 20 Jacobus a Wassanaer: Mathematical problems: 17th cent.: Dutch.f. 21 Sir Samuel Morland, 1st Baronet; diplomatist and mathemat... British Library
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Death 1660

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