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18 pages in Latin, 10 pages in English and 3 pages in French.

Subject: Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as De problemate quodam Algebraico, deque evolutione mechanicæ cujusdam curvæ inter infinitas hypermechanicas, quæ determinatæ æquationi satisfaciunt.'

Read 25 June 1767

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Paper, 'An algebraical problem - evolution of a mechanical curve' by Pio Fantini, 1767, L&P/4/400, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 15 June 2024

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