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James Stirling (1692-1770)

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Edinburgh, GB, 05-12-1770
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Mathématicien
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Jacobus Stirling (1692-1770)
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  • Methodus differentialis, sive Tractatus de summatione et interpolatione serierum infinitarum

    Material description : [6]-154 p.
    Edition : 1730 Londini G. Bowyer, impensis G. Strahan

    [catalogue, Visualize the document in Gallica][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31408555s]
  • James Stirling, a sketch of his life and works along with his scientific correspondance with Colin Mac Laurin, Gabriel Cramer, Nicolas Bernoulli, Samuel Klingenstierna, John Machin, Leonhard Euler, by Charles Tweedie,...

    Edition : 1922. In-8°, XII-214 p., fig., fac-sim. Oxford, Clarendon press

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb32648484d]
  • James Stirling's Methodus differentialis

    an annotated translation of Stirling's text

    Material description : VIII-295 p.
    Note : Note : Trad. du latin. - Notes bibliogr. Index
    Edition : 2003 London Springer

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb39096201t]
  • Lineae tertii ordinis Neutonianae, sive Illustratio tractatus D. Neutoni "De Enumeratione linearum tertii ordinis"... authore Jacobo Stirling,...

    Material description : 2 parties en 1 vol. in-8° , fig.
    Note : Note : Le titre de départ de la 2e partie porte : "Inventio lineae celerrimi descensus in quacunque hypothesi gravitatis ; problema"...
    Edition : 1717 Oxoniae E. Whistler

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31408554f]
  • Methodus differentialis, sive Tractatus de summatione et interpolatione serierum infinitarum, auctore Jacobo Stirling,...

    Material description : In-4° , pièces limin., 154 p.
    Edition : 1764 Londini apud J. Whiston and B. White

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb314085564]
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  • Documents by this author : Methodus differentialis sive tractatus de summatione et interpolatione serierum infinitarum / quetore Jacobo Stirling, 1995 [document électronique : reprod. de l'éd. de 1730]
  • Ouvrages de reference : British biogr. arch.
  • Catalogues de la BnF : BN Cat. gén. : Stirling (James), de Balliol college, Oxford

Variant of the name

  • Jacobus Stirling (1692-1770)

Wikipedia Biography

  • James Stirling (mai 1692 à Garden près de Stirling – 5 décembre 1770 à Édimbourg) est un mathématicien écossais.

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