## Fabre and mathematics, and other essays |

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### Contents

Fabre and Mathematics | 1 |

The Interest of Alexander von Humboldt in Mathematics | 25 |

The Influence of French Mathematicians at the end of | 44 |

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Fabre and Mathematics and Other Essays: Scripta Mathematica Library, Issue 4 Lao Genevra Simons No preview available - 2012 |

Fabre and Mathematics and Other Essays: Scripta Mathematica Library, Issue 4 Lao Genevra Simons No preview available - 2012 |

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