Of Industry, in Five Discourses
Of Industry, in Five Discourses : Viz. in General, in Our General Calling As Christians, in Our Particular Calling As Gentlemen, in Our Particular Calling As Scholars / by Isaac Barrow ...
Barrow, Isaac (1630-1677)
London : Printed By J. H. For Brab. Aylmer, 1693.
, 188 pages. Contemporary cambridge style calf binding. Cover wear. Early book plates of John Lawson and Edward Lister; as well as signature of J. Pemberton, 1755. Small stain on title. Early marginalia on p. 178. Wing B947. Goldsmiths-Kress 03002. Isaac Barrow was a noted mathematician and theologian. Barrow was one of Newton's teachers at Cambridge and laid the foundations for infinitesimal calculus. This book is a collection of Barrow's sermons on industry (of particular interest is his words on the work of scholars).