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Collection of notes of lectures on Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, etc.

  • Clermont-Tonnerre, Aimé Marie Gaspard de, 1779-1865.
Date
1800-1801
Reference
MSS.1666-1668
Part of
Clermont-Tonnerre, Aimé Marie Gaspard de (1779-1865)
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About this work

Description

Collection of notes of lectures on Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, etc., taken down at the École Polytechnique in Paris. Holograph MSS., written in pencil. Illustrated with a few roughly-drawn diagrams, etc. The dates of the lectures run from '31 Frimaire' to '12 Thermidor An 9' [12 December, 1800 to 31 July, 1801]. The various named lectures are as under: Berthollet (Claude Louis) [1748-1822]. Chemistry. Durand (Jean Nicolas Louis) [1760-1834]. Architecture. Francoeur (Louis Benjamin) [1773-1849]. Mathematics. Guyton de Morveaux (Louis Bernard) [1737-1816]. Chemistry. Hassenfratz (Jean Henri) [1755-1827]. Physics. Lacroix (Sylvestre François) [1765-1843]. Mathematics. Monge de Péluze (Gaspard de) [1746-1818]. Mathematics. Prony (Gaspard Clair François Marie de) [1755-1839]. Mechanics. Reynaud (Antoine André Louis de) [1771-1844]. Mathematics. Sganzin (Joseph Mathieu) [ - ]. Civil Engineering. These are very rough pencilled notes, and have not been revised. Produced in Paris.

Publication/Creation

1800-1801

Physical description

3 volumes 16 parts in 3 pamphlet boxes. 4to. 23 x 18 cm. Unbound.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1934.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

Languages

  • French

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