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1Title:  Guy's Elements of Astronomy and Catechism of Algebra, 1849   
 Creator:  Chatterjee, Nilcomol. | Burndy Library 
 Notes:  The volume appears to be a copy, by hand, of standard texts on astronomy and algebra; includes illustrations and table of contents. The student was in Calcutta when he copied the texts. There is a note stating that he was "too poor to buy a copy." Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library. Formerly listed as Codex 33 prior to acquisition. Volume is in fragile condition. Insect damage. 
 Extent:  1 23 cm., 234 pages. 
 Subjects:  Chatterjee, Nilcomol | Guy, Joseph, -- 1784-1867. -- Guy's elements of astronomy | Algebra -- Study and teaching | Astronomy -- Study and teaching | Globes -- Study and teaching | Notebooks India 19th century

 
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2Title:  Augustin Louis Cauchy manuscript volume of mathematics lectures, 1824-1825   
 Creator:  Cauchy, Augustin LouisBaron, 1789-1857 | La Moriciáere, Christophe Louis Lâeon Juchault de, 1806-1865 
 Notes:  The only recorded set of notes taken from French mathematician Augustin Louis Cauchy's first-year undergraduate lectures at the âEcole Polytechnique for the years 1824-1825, taken by his student Christophe Louis Lâeon Juchault de La Moriciáere. These notes are of considerable historical importance: although the lectures on analysis were published in four great treatises, the content of the lectures evolved significantly during Cauchy's 15 years of teaching so that the content of a particular series of lectures may differ significantly from the published version. Moreover, the notes provide a unique insight into Cauchy's lectures on mechanics, which were never published. 
 Extent:  1 335 unnumbered leaves ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Cauchy, Augustin Louis, -- Baron, -- 1789-1857 | Algebra -- Study and teaching | Calculus -- Study and teaching | Differential calculus -- Study and teaching | Geometry -- Study and teaching | Mathematics -- Study and teaching | Mathematicians -- France | Mathematical analysis -- Study and teaching | Mechanics, Applied -- Study and teaching | Lecture notes France 19th century

 
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