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Record ID 6156

Library: Glasgow University Library. Register: MS Lib 6: Students Receipt Book (1765-1771, Type: Student). Page: 56v

Simson's Euclid

Borrowed: 1768/2/4 (Thursday). Returned: 1768/2/18 (Thursday). Original Borrowed Date: 4 Feb 1768. Original Returned Date: 18 Feb 1768. Professor 1: Thomas Reid.


James Poak
Gender: Male.
Occupation (original): Student.
Class: Ethics. Original Full Name: James Poak.
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.

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Euclid (Male)
Genre: Mathematics
Elements of Euclid, : viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfth. In this edition, the errors, by which Theon, or others, have long ago vitiated these books, are corrected, and some of Euclid's Demonstrations are restored.
Press: AB. Shelf: 4. Number: 6. Possible modern shelfmark: Sp Coll Bh10-e.13. Original Author: Euclid..

Borrowed: 1768/2/4 (Thursday). Returned: 1768/2/18 (Thursday).

Borrower: James Poak

Author: Euclid (Male), Genre: Mathematics

Elements of Geometry [Euclid]