James Hodgson, English mathematician, c 1700-1750.
4 0 c m
 
31cm
actual image size: 23cm x 32cm

James Hodgson, English mathematician, c 1700-1750.

White, G

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Engraving by G White after a painting by G Gibson of James Hodgson (1672-1755). Astronomer and mathematician Hodgson asisted astronomer John Flamsteed (1646-1719) between 1696 and 1702. Hodgson's work on Newtonian calculus, 'The Doctrine of Fluxions', published in 1736, is considered as one of the best early works on the subject.
 

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