John Collins

1624 - 1683

John Collins was an English accountant and publisher who corresponded extensively with the mathematicians of his day.
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List of References (6 books/articles)

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. The Gregory-Collins correspondence
  2. John Collins by Anthony à Wood
  3. John Collins and James Gregory discuss Tschirnhaus
  4. John Collins meets Isaac Newton
  5. John Collins writes about himself
  6. James Gregory's manuscripts on algebraic solutions of equations

Honours awarded to John Collins
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Fellow of the Royal Society1667

Other Web sites
  1. The Galileo Project

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