References for Guglielmo Libri

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  1. P A Maccioni Ruju and M Mostert, The Life and Times of Guglielmo Libri (1802-1869), scientist, patriot, scholar, journalist and thief. A nineteenth- century story, (Hilversum 1995).


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  2. A N L Munby,The earl and the thief, in Essays and Papers (London, 1977), 176-177.
  3. Le Comte-Libri, Membre de l'Acad. des Sci., Historia 154 (1959), 268-273.
  4. S Giuntini, The letters of Libri in the Biblioteca Moreniana di Firenze (Italian), in Pietro Riccardi (1828-1898) and the historiography of mathematics in Italy (Modena, 1989), 239-253.
  5. I Grattan-Guinness, Note sur les manuscripts de Libri conservés à Florence, Revue d'histoire des sciences 37 (1984), 75-76.
  6. P A Maccioni, 'Guglielmo Libri and the British Museum: a Case of Scandal Averted', The British Library Journal 17 (1991), 36-60.
  7. A Natucci, Guglielmo Libri come storico della matematica, in Atti del Quarto Congresso dell'Unione Matematica Italiana, Taormina, 1951 Vol. II (Rome, 1953), 663-673.
  8. A Procissi, Guglielmo Libri as a historian of mathematics and friend of Gino Capponi (Italian), in Pietro Riccardi (1828-1898) and the historiography of mathematics in Italy (Modena, 1989), 171-179.
  9. A Procissi, Sopra una questione di teoria dei numeri di Guglielmo Libri, ed una lettera inedita di Agostino Cauchy, Boll. Un. Mat. Ital. (3) 2 (1947), 46-51.
  10. A Rice, Brought to book : the curious story of Guglielmo Libri (1803-69), European Mathematical Society Newsletter 48 (2003), 12-14.

JOC/EFR October 2003

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