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Gregory, James, 1638-1675 (professor of mathematics, University of Edinburgh)

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Folio D, c1670-c1705

 Series — Box: Dk.1.2
Identifier: Coll-33/Folio D
Scope and Contents The papers of David Gregory in Folio D consist of:
  1. An index, in David Gregory's hand, to the original collection, and part of a manuscript on Euclid, in James Gregorie's hand.
Dates: c1670-c1705

Geometriae Propositiones Quaedam Generales, 1663-1675

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [16]
Scope and Contents Some general theorems in geometry, with numerous diagrams.
Dates: 1663-1675

Lectures by David Gregory

 Fonds — Volume: Dc.6.12
Identifier: Coll-1608
Scope and Contents Volume consists of teaching material originally produced by David Gregory, here transcribed with numerous drawings by Francis Pringle in Oxford in 1694-1695 and George Wood in St Andrews 1705. The volume's index is in Gregory's hand. The lectures, all by Gregory, are the Institutiones Astronomiae, the Oxford address on professional education he called De Ratione Studii Mathematici Consilium, the Lectiones Opticae, Trigonometria Planorum Angulorum, Geometria Practica, Geometriae de Motu, and the...
Dates: c1694-c1705

Papers of David Gregory

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-33
Scope and Contents The papers of David Gregory consist of: bound manuscripts of mathematical and personal papers by both David Gregory and James Gregory bound manuscripts Lectiones Mechanicae Sive Geometria de Motu parts 1-4 (1689-1690) bound manuscripts of treatises on mathematics and astronomy (1683-1694) bound manuscripts Notae in...
Dates: 1652-1706