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Book Edition: Elements of the conic sections, by the late Dr Robert Simson, Professor of Mathematics in the University of Glasgow. The first three books, translated from the Latin original. For the use of Students of Mathematics.

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Elements of the conic sections, by the late Dr Robert Simson, Professor of Mathematics in the University of Glasgow. The first three books, translated from the Latin original. For the use of Students of Mathematics.

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Record ID 150837

**Library:** Edinburgh University Library. **Register:** EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.11 (1775-1777, Type: Student). **Page**: 137

Simson's Conic Sections

**Borrowed:** 1776/2/3 (Saturday). **Loan period:** Fortnight. **Deposit:** 0/4/0.

** John Paton ****Gender:** Male. **Occupation (normalised):** Education > University Student.

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the conic sections, by the late Dr Robert Simson.****Possible modern shelfmark:** Special Collections E.B. .5162 Sim..

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Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the conic sections, by the late Dr Robert Simson, Professor of Mathematics in the University of Glasgow. The first three books, translated from the Latin original. For the use of Students of Mathematics.****Language:** English . **Published:** Edinburgh. **Date of publication:** 1775. **Format:** 8vo. **Number of borrowings:** 3

**ESTC:** T113192

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the Conic Sections [Robert Simson]**

**Borrowed:** 1776/2/3 (Saturday).

**Borrower:** ** John Paton **

**Author:** Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768), **Genre:** Mathematics

Record ID 152061

**Library:** Edinburgh University Library. **Register:** EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/3/Da.2.11 (1775-1777, Type: Student). **Page**: 156

Simson's Conic Sections

**Borrowed:** 1776/2/24 (Saturday). **Loan period:** Fortnight. **Deposit:** 0/4/0.

** John Paton ****Gender:** Male. **Occupation (normalised):** Education > University Student.

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the conic sections, by the late Dr Robert Simson.****Possible modern shelfmark:** Special Collections E.B. .5162 Sim..

**Confidence level: **Certain

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the conic sections, by the late Dr Robert Simson, Professor of Mathematics in the University of Glasgow. The first three books, translated from the Latin original. For the use of Students of Mathematics.****Language:** English . **Published:** Edinburgh. **Date of publication:** 1775. **Format:** 8vo. **Number of borrowings:** 3

**ESTC:** T113192

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the Conic Sections [Robert Simson]**

**Borrowed:** 1776/2/24 (Saturday).

**Borrower:** ** John Paton **

**Author:** Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768), **Genre:** Mathematics

Record ID 323761

**Library:** St Andrews University Library. **Register:** Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). **Page**: 88

Simpsons Conic Sections

**Borrowed:** 1788/9/10 (Wednesday). **Returned:** 1788/11/11 (Tuesday). **Classmark:** G 5 .. **Original Returned Text:** Simpsons Conic Sections.

** Charles Sievewright ****Gender:** Male. **St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897:** https://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/biographical-register/data/documents/1410425764. **Occupation (normalised):** Education > University Student.

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Classmark:** G.5.6.

**Confidence level: **Certain

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Language:** English . **Published:** Edinburgh. **Date of publication:** 1775. **Format:** 8vo. **Number of borrowings:** 3

**ESTC:** T113192

Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768)**Genre:** Mathematics**Elements of the Conic Sections [Robert Simson]**

**Borrowed:** 1788/9/10 (Wednesday). **Returned:** 1788/11/11 (Tuesday).

**Borrower:** ** Charles Sievewright **

**Author:** Robert Simson (Male, born 1687, died 1768), **Genre:** Mathematics