Found 4 collections related to Paris (France)

Lagny, Thomas Fantet de, 1660-1734
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1682
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This instructive mansucript concerning geography and mathematics was created by Thomas Fantet de Lagny of the French Academy of Sciences for the daughters of the Comte de Pontchartrain, whose seal is on the cover. It is in French and believed to... more
Beauvoir, Lartizien de
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 238
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Five letters from Lartizien de Beauvoir addressed to the Chevalier de Beauvain, royal geographer at Paris, dated 1749 to 1775. Bound together with these letters, in a different hand, are Joseph Nicolas de Lisle's "Avertissement aux astonomes sur... more
Mathon, Jacob
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2549
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Cours et traité de mathematiques donné par le R. P. Regnault au College-de-Louis-le-Grand à Paris l'an de Grace 1735. Includes diagrams. Title page reads: Jacobus Mathon in Physica Mathematica que auditor, 1735
Sifton, Nancy
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 463
20.36 linear feet (43 boxes, 2 oversized folders, 9 tubes)
Rudolf Nureyev (1938-1993) was a Soviet born ballet dancer and choreographer who attained political asylum in France, and spent much of his career performing in Western Europe and the United States. The Nancy Sifton collection on Rudolf Nureyev... more