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- Boyle, Robert, 1627-1691., Sharrock, Robert, 1630-1684.
- Medicine--Early works to 1800., Science--Early works to 1800.
Of the usefulnesse of naturall philosophy. The first part, Of its usefulness in reference to the minde of man – Of the usefulnesse of naturall philosophy. The second part … Of it’s [sic] usefulness to physick.
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- Christoph Clavius
The Opera Mathematica of Christoph Clavius was compiled in 1611-1612 and contains works within the fields of both pure and applied mathematics. One of the most famous selections from this set is, of course, Clavius exposition of the Gregorian calendar. Except for the Commentary on Theodosius (1721) and the Commentary on John of Holywood’s Spheres (1784), however, there are no English translations of Clavius’ works. As Fr. MacDonnell wrote in 2001, “He was considered an illustrious mathemati…