Alembert, Jean le Rond d', 1717-1783

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French mathematician and physicist.

From the description of Letter, 1752 Dec. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86130317

French mathematician and philosopher.

From the description of Autograph letter unsigned : Paris, to Mme la Marquise du Deffand, 1753 Jan. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131833

From the description of Sur les couleurs qui se forment au foyer des lentilles, et sur les dimensions de ce foyer : autograph manuscript unsigned, undated [after 1778]. (Morgan Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 270129650

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to M. Vicq d'Azyr, [1775? Sept. 24] "ce dimanche 24." (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131627

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified recipient, 1781 Feb. 2. (Morgan Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 270131689

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Abbé Morellet, [1757] Oct. 01. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131688

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creatorOf Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. Autograph letter signed : [Berlin], to Pierre Maupertuis, 1757 Feb. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Pierre Maupertuis, 1749 June 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Voltaire, 1694-1778. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Marie Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, marquise de Condorcet and Jean Le Rond d'Alembert, 1770 Oct. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Sur les couleurs qui se forment au foyer des lentilles, et sur les dimensions de ce foyer : autograph manuscript unsigned, undated [after 1778]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Cilley, Moses T. Moses T. Cilley essays on natural theology, theism, creationism versus evolution, 1861 and undated. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Smith, David Eugene, 1860-1944,. Historical papers, [ca. 1400-1899]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified woman, 1751 Oct. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn French Literature mss., ca. 1750-1977 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
referencedIn Hankins, Thomas L. Thomas L. Hankin papers, 1964-2000. University of Washington Libraries
referencedIn Benjamin Franklin Papers Part 13 -- Miscellaneous Franklin Materials, 1640-1791 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Pierre Maupertuis, 1747 Feb. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to "Monsieur", 1774 Apr. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to M. Vicq d'Azyr, [1775? Sept. 24] "ce dimanche 24." Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Notes and letter, 1797 October 8, and n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786. Autograph letter signed : [Germany?], to his chamberlain, the Marquis d'Argens, 1765 Jan. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783,. Autograph letter signed from Jean Le Rond d'Alembert, Paris, to Monsieur, 1767 January 10. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Autograph File, A, 1518-2002. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Pierre Maupertuis, 1752 Feb. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Voltaire, 1694-1778. Letters from M. de Voltaire and M. d'Alembert : manuscript, [179-?] New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Letter, 1752 Dec. 22. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter unsigned : Paris, to Mme la Marquise du Deffand, 1753 Jan. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Michael S. Mahoney papers., 1923-2008 University of Minnesota Libraries. Charles Babbage Institute. [cbi]
referencedIn Barchas, Cecile M.,. Portrait prints of scientists, 1473-1898. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Charles Albert Browne Papers, 1783-1947, (bulk 1909-1945) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Voltaire, 1694-1778. Le codicille de Monsieur de Voltaire : manuscript codicil to his will, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Letter, [n.d. July 25], Paris, to [Benjamin] Franklin. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Henriquez, Benoit Louis, 1732-1806,. J. D'Alembert : engraving. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Abbé Morellet, [1757] Oct. 01. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Lespinasse, Julie de, 1732-1776. Manuscrits légués par Mlle de Lespinasse, [17--, [microform] : a reproduction of the commonplace books of Jeanne-Julie-Eléonore de Lespinasse at the Voltaire Foundation, Taylor Institution, Oxford. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817. Fragmens inédits ... [etc.], after 1810. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786. Facétie au Sieur D'Alembert : manuscript copy of the poem : [Dittmannsdorf, near Borna, Germany], [ca. 1762 Aug. 3]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : to M. Calandrelli, 1781 Mar. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783,. Autograph letter signed from Jean Le Rond d'Alembert, Paris, to the perpetual secretary of the Berlin Academie royale des sciences et belles lettres [manuscript], 1746 June 24. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Pierre Maupertuis, 1749 June 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786. Copy of a letter : Sans Souci, to M. d'Alembert, 1770 Jul. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : to M. Frisi, June 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified Italian writer, 1781 Dec. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Lerond d', 1717-1783. Frammenti relativi alla danza tratti dall'Histoire generale des ceremon[ies] religieuses, p[ar] l'ab. Banier, e l'ab. Mascr[ier], e dall'Essai sur l'origine des connoissances hum[aines] dell'abate Condillac, e dalla Requeil d'observations curieuses sur les meurs des peuples de l'Asie etc. e dalle Observ. de plusieurs singularitez trouvées en Grece, par Pierre Belon. E da Pensées de Mo. D'Alembert a Paris 1774. E Trattato dal cuore di Mo. Senac, Brescia [?] 1773. New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified recipient, 1781 Feb. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Voltaire, 1694-1778. [Lettre à] madame la comtesse de Rochefort à Vandeuvre près de Paris, 19. o[cto]bre 1770 / V[oltaire]. Waseda University Library
creatorOf Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783. Letter and manuscripts relating to Elemens de Musique, 1752, [microform]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Académie royale des sciences et belles lettres (Berlin, Germany) corporateBody
correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
correspondedWith Browne, Charles Albert, 1870-1947 person
associatedWith Calandrelli, M., person
associatedWith Cilley, Moses T. person
associatedWith Court de Gebelin, Antoine (1719-1784) corporateBody
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784. person
associatedWith Du Deffand, Marie de Vichy Chamrond, marquise, 1697-1780, person
associatedWith Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783. person
associatedWith Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. person
associatedWith Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786. person
associatedWith Frisi, M., person
associatedWith Gomar, Franz, 1565-1641. person
associatedWith Hankins, Thomas L. person
associatedWith Henriquez, Benoit Louis, 1732-1806, person
correspondedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. person
associatedWith Lespinasse, Julie de, 1732-1776. person
associatedWith Mahoney, Michael S. (Michael Sean) person
associatedWith Morellet, André, 1727-1819, person
associatedWith Norman, Haskell F., person
associatedWith Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915- person
associatedWith Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778. person
associatedWith Salomon, Richard, person
associatedWith Salomon, Richard, Mrs, person
associatedWith Smith, David Eugene, 1860-1944. person
associatedWith Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817. person
associatedWith Vicq-d'Azyr, M. (Félix), 1748-1794, person
associatedWith Voglie, Mr. person
correspondedWith Voltaire, 1694-1778. person
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Birth 1717-11-16

Death 1783-10-29

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