- J F Scott, Biography in
*Dictionary of Scientific Biography*(New York 1970-1990).

http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901125.html

**Books:**

- F Cajori,
*William Oughtred. A great Seventeenth Century Teacher of Mathematics*(London-Chicago, 1916). - M Feingold,
*The mathematicians' apprenticeship: science, universities and society in England, 1560-1640*(Cambridge university Press, Cambridge, England, 1984). - W D Hamilton and S C Lomas,
*Calendar of state papers. Domestic series. Reign of Charles I.: preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office. 1631-1633***5**(H M Stationery Office, London, 1862). - E G R Taylor,
*The mathematical practitioners of Tudor and Stuart England*(1954).

**Articles:**

- D J Bryden, A Patchery and Confusion of Disjointed Stuffe: Richard Delamain's 'Grammelogia' of 1631/3,
*Trans. Camb. Bibliog Soc.***VI**(1978), 158-166. - D J Bryden, Scotland's Earliest Surviving Calculating Device: Robert Davenport's Circles of Proportion of c.1650,
*The Scottish Historical Review***55**(159)(1) (1976), 54-60. - F Cajori, The works of William Oughtred,
*The Monist***25**(3) (1915), 441-466. - F Cajori, Oughtred's ideas and influence on the teaching of mathematics,
*The Monist***25**(4) (1915), 495-530. - J Dawplucker, Critical retrospect of works on the sliding-rule, and various mathematical problems and solutions in the 'Mechanics' magazine',
*Mechanics' Magazine*(Saturday, 4 September 1830). - J Dawplucker, Critical retrospect of works on the sliding-rule, and various mathematical problems and solutions in the 'Mechanics' magazine',
*Iron: An illustrated weekly journal for iron and steel manufacturers, metallurgists, mine proprietors, engineers, shipbuilders, scientists, capitalists***14**(1931), 5-6. - T Gardiner, Rigorous Thinking and the Use of Instruments. The Use of the History of Mathematics in the Teaching of Mathematics,
*The Mathematical Gazette***76**(475) (1992), 179-181. - H K Higton, Richard Delamain, in
*Dictionary of National Biography***5**(London, 1949-50), 751. - K Hill, 'Juglers or Schollers?': Negotiating the Role of a Mathematical Practitioner,
*The British Journal for the History of Science***31**(3) (1998), 253-274. - A J Turner, William Oughtred, Richard Delamain and the Horizontal Instrument in 17th-Century England,
*Annali dell'Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza di Firenze***6**(2) (1981), 99-125. - A J Turner, Mathematical instruments and the education of gentlemen,
*Ann. of Sci.***30**(1) (1973), 51-88.

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