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1Title:  The doctrine of combinations, permutations and compositions of quantities, clearly and succinctly demonstrated   
 Creator:  Emerson, William, 1701-1782 
 Publication:  Printed for J. Nourse, London, 1770 
 Notes:  Contents page also lists the author's Chronology (London, 1770)--Calculation, libration and mensuration (London, 1770)--The art of surveying (London, 1770), all separately paged. Not present in this copy Originally intended to be published as part of his Treatise of algebra (1764)--Advertisement Author supplied by ESTC 
 Extent:  [4], 29 p. ; 22 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Combinations -- Early works to 1800 | Permutations -- Early works to 1800 | Combinations | Permutations

 
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2Title:  The doctrine of permutations and combinations: being an essential and fundamental part of the doctrine of chances, as it is delivered by Mr. James Bernoulli, in his excellent Treatise on the doctrine of chances, intitled, Ars conjectandi, and by the celebrated Dr. John Wallis, of Oxford, in a Tract intitled from the subject, and published at the end of his Treatise on algebra   
 Creator:  Leaf, William | Maseres, Francis, 1731-1824 | Bernoulli, Jakob, 1654-1705 | Wallis, John, 1616-1703 | Dibner, Bern | Volterra, Vito, 1860-1940 | B. and J. White | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Published by Francis Maseres; sold by B. and J. White, London, 1795. 
 Notes:  "In the former of which Tracts is contained, A Demonstration of Sir Isaac Newton's famous Binomial Theorem, in the Cases of Integral Powers, and of the Reciprocals of Integral Powers. Together with some other useful mathematical tracts." "Published [i.e. edited] by Francis Maseres, esq." Half title: Mr. James Bernoulli's doctrine of permutations and combinations, and some other useful mathematical tracts. Errata: p. v-viii. Includes the Latin text with English translation of the preface and the first three chapters of the second part of the "Ars conjectandi." Provenance: donated by Bern Dibner. 
 Extent:  xvi, 606 p. ; 24 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Permutations | Combinations | Binomial theorem | Mathematics -- Early works to 1800 | Volterra Collection | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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