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Cajori, Florian 1859-1930

Overview
Works: 271 works in 1,187 publications in 7 languages and 13,041 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Collector, Other, Contributor
Classifications: QA21, 531
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Most widely held works about Florian Cajori
 
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Mathematical principles of natural philosophy ; and, Optics by Isaac Newton( Book )

42 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical... philosophy/ translated by Andrew Motte, revised by Florian Cajori -- Optics by Isaac newton -- Treatise on light by Christiaan Huygens/ translated by Silvanus P. Thompson
A history of mathematics by Florian Cajori( Book )

162 editions published between 1893 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the mathematicians have developed a progressive science through the epochs of human history
Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical principles of natural philosophy and his System of the world : translated into English by Andrew Motte in 1729 by Isaac Newton( Book )

113 editions published between 1932 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of mathematical notations by Florian Cajori( Book )

46 editions published between 1928 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, and its eventual decline or ultimate survival. Originally pub
A history of physics in its elementary branches (through 1925): including the evolution of physical laboratories by Florian Cajori( Book )

90 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of elementary mathematics : with hints on methods of teaching by Florian Cajori( Book )

82 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the conceptions of limits and fluxions in Great Britain : from Newton to Woodhouse by Florian Cajori( Book )

28 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Oughtred, a great seventeenth-century teacher of mathematics by Florian Cajori( Book )

21 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teaching and history of mathematics in the United States by Florian Cajori( Book )

32 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the modern theory of equations by Florian Cajori( Book )

29 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the theory of equations / Florian Cajori by Florian Cajori( Book )

9 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics in liberal education; a critical examination of the judgments of prominent men of the ages by Florian Cajori( Book )

7 editions published in 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early mathematical sciences in North and South America by Florian Cajori( Book )

9 editions published between 1928 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments by Florian Cajori( Book )

14 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of mathematical notations by Florian Cajori( Book )

44 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, its eventual decline or ultimate survival. The author's coverage of obsolete notations - and what we can learn from them - is as comprehensive as those which have survived and still enjoy favor. Originally published in 1929 in a two-volume edition, this monumental work is presented here in one volume
The chequered career of Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler, first superintendent of the United States Coast survey; a chapter in the history of science in America by Florian Cajori( Book )

7 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments, and On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth century by Florian Cajori( Book )

5 editions published between 1909 and 1994 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of mathematical notations by Florian Cajori( Book )

29 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A list of Oughtred's mathematical symbols, with historical notes by Florian Cajori( Book )

2 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth century by Florian Cajori( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical principles of natural philosophy and his System of the world : translated into English by Andrew Motte in 1729
Alternative Names
Cajori, F.

Cajori, F. 1859-1930

Cajori, Florian

Cajöri, Florian 1859-1930

Cajori, Florian Florian

Florian Cajori American mathematician

Florian Cajori matemàtic estatunidenc

Florian Cajori matematician american

Florian Cajori matemático estadounidense

Florian Cajori matematico svizzero

Florian Cajori mathématicien américain

Florian Cajori schweizerisch-US-amerikanischer Mathematikhistoriker

Florian Cajori Zwitsers wiskundige

Kajori, Furorian.

Kajori, Furorian 1859-1930

Kèdžori, Florian.

Kedžori, Florian 1859-1930

Флориан Кэджори историк математики, США

فلوريان كاجوري رياضياتي أمريكي

فلوریان کایوری ریاضی‌دان سوئیسی

カジョリ, フロリアン

カヂヨリ

フロリアン・カジョリ

弗洛里安·卡喬里 American mathematician

Languages
English (752)

Italian (11)

French (3)

German (2)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)

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A history of mathematicsSir Isaac Newton's Mathematical principles of natural philosophy and his System of the world : translated into English by Andrew Motte in 1729A history of mathematical notationsA history of physics in its elementary branches (through 1925): including the evolution of physical laboratoriesA history of elementary mathematics : with hints on methods of teachingThe teaching and history of mathematics in the United StatesA history of mathematical notationsA history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments, and On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth centuryA history of mathematical notations