Reading Experience Database

Listing for Author: Sir John Leslie


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1800-1849'I had read some little of Laplace when I saw you; & I continue to advance with a diminishing velocity. I turned asid...Thomas Carlyle Sir John LeslieElements of Geometry, Geometrical Analysis, and Plane TrigonometryPrint: Book
1800-1849'It is a considerable time since I saw Leslie's review of La Place'[s] essay on chances - and remarked with considerab...Thomas Carlyle Sir John Leslie [or Playfair?]review of Laplace's Essai philosophique sur les probabilitesPrint: Serial / periodical
1800-1849'With regard to the division of the circle into 360 parts,- I think it cannot be done by elementary Geometry - at leas...Thomas Carlyle Sir John LeslieElements of GeometryPrint: Book


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