University of St Andrews

University Library Special Collections

James Gregory (1638-1675), David Gregory (1661-1708), David Gregory (1712-1765)

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Three members of the eminent academic dynasty who held many chairs in St Andrews, Edinburgh and Oxford, the Gregories were pre-eminently mathematicians. The small collection comprises mainly dictates, notes and lectures, as well as some personal papers.

View the archive catalogue entry for the Gregory Collection or read the full bibliographical details of James Gregory and David Gregory.

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