References for Maria Agnesi

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  1. E A Kramer, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830900055.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9004047/Maria-Gaetana-Agnesi

Books:

  1. L Anzoletti, Maria Gaetane Agnesi (Milan, 1900).
  2. C de Brosses, Lettres historique et critiques sur l'Italie (Paris, 1799).
  3. A F Frisi, Elogio Storico di Maria Gaetane Agnesi Milanese (Milan, 1799).
  4. U Klens, Mathematikerinnen im 18. Jahrhundert : Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Gabrielle-Emilie du Châtelet, Sophie Germain (Pfaffenweiler, 1994).
  5. M Mazzotti, The World of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mathematician of God (Baltimore, 2007)
  6. G Tilche, Maria Gaetane Agnesi (Milan, 1984).

Articles:

  1. G Arrighi, Incontri di Maria G Agnesi con Jano Planco, Quattro lettere inedite della scienziata milanese, Ist. Lombardo Accad. Sci. Lett. Rend. A 105 (1971), 681-686.
  2. D Deal, The witch of Agnesi, Ganita Bharati 8 (1-4) (1986), 46.
  3. L S Grinstein and P J Campbell (eds.), Women of Mathematics (Westport, Conn., 1987), 1-5.
  4. J F Labrador, Maria Cayetana Agnesi (Spanish), Gaceta Mat. (1) 3 (1951), 175-178.
  5. A Masotti, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Rendiconti del seminario matematico e fisico di Milano 14 (1940), 1-39.
  6. T F Mulcrone, The names of the curve of Agnesi, Amer. Math. Monthly 64 (1957), 359-361.
  7. J H Sampson, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Geometry and complex variables (New York, 1991), 323-327.
  8. J H Sampson, Maria Gaetana Agnesi (Italian), Geometry Seminars, 1988-1991 (Bologna, 1991), 145-167.
  9. C Truesdell, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Archive for History of Exact Science 40 (1989), 113-142.
  10. C Truesdell, Correction and Additions for Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Archive for History of Exact Science 43 (1991), 385-386.

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