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CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
LevelFonds
Ref NoMS 122
TitleWilliam Jamesoun, geometrician: 'Of the Logarithmal Trigonometria of John Napier'
Date1621
Extent0.01 linear metres
Creator NameJamesoun, William (fl 1621-1628); geometrician
Napier, John, of Merchiston (1550-1617), mathematician
Administrative HistoryWilliam Jamesoun was a geometrician, possibly lecturing in geometry at one of the Aberdeen universities in the early seventeenth century. He bequeathed several geometrical instruments to Marischal College, Aberdeen, along with some books.
SourceBequeathed to Marischal College by William Jamesoun
Description'Of the Logarithmiticall Trigonometria of Joannis Neper etc', by William Jamesoun, 1621. Includes proportional table
AccrualsNone expected.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
Related RecordMS 114
Persons
CodeName
NA15895Jamesoun; William; geometrician
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