# References for Richard Delamain

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

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**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.

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- 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.