Corso di matematica

Corso di matematica

Dates: 1853

This document is a handwritten manuscript for a textbook of mathematics that apparently was never published. Topics covered include trigonometry, perspective, geometical optics, and mensuration. Numerous drawings of geometrical objects and the like are found in the text. On the first page of the manuscript is a brief note by Giovanni Casoni verifying that the document is genuine and in Domenichi's hand.

  • Extent: 1 v. (126 p.)
  • Creator: Domenichi, Francesco
  • Call Number: MSS SC 828
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in Italian.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Corso di matematica must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 828; Corso di matematica; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 828, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Department of Church History.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Department of Church History.
Subject Terms
Education; Elementary and Secondary Education; Geometrical optics--Textbooks; Mathematics--Textbooks; Measurement--Textbooks; Perspective--Textbooks; Trigonometry--Textbooks
Genre / Form
Textbooks
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC828
Finding Aid Title
Corso di matematica
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-16T04:12-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Domenichi was an italian mathematician.



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