References for Pierre de Carcavi

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  1. H L L Busard, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830900785.html

Books:

  1. D J Sturdy, Science and social status: the members of the Académie des sciences 1666-1750 (Boydell & Brewer, 1995).

Articles:

  1. V S Albis, Mathematical classics: Fermat's letter to Carcavi, August 1659 (Spanish), Lect. Mat. 20 (2) (1999), 137-152.
  2. V S Albis Gonzalez, Fermat and his problems. I (Spanish), Bol. Mat. 7 (1973), 219-232.
  3. P Costabel, Pierre de Carcavy et ses relations italiennes, in M Bucciantini and M Torrini (eds.) Geometria e atomismo nella scuola galileiana (Florence, 1992), 35-48.
  4. C Henry, Pierre de Carcavi, intermédiaire de Fermat, de Pascal et de Huygens, Bollettino di bibliographia e storia delle scienze matematiche 17 (1884), 317-391.
  5. P Humbert, Les astronomes françaises de 1610-1667, Bulletin de la Société d'études scientifiques et archéologiques de Draguignan et du Var 42 (1942), 5-72.

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