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Notebooks, English virtuosi, and early modern science / Richard Yeo.

Author/creator Yeo, Richard R., 1948- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2014.
Copyright Notice ©2014
Descriptionxviii, 398 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction -- Capacious memory and copious notebooks -- Information and empirical sensibility -- Taking notes in Samuel Hartlib's circle -- Rival memories : John Beale and Robert Boyle on empirical information -- Robert Boyle's loose notes -- John Locke, master note-taker -- Collective note-taking and Robert Hooke's dynamic archive -- Conclusion.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 339-369) and index.
LCCN 2013043063
ISBN9780226106564 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN022610656X (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard identifier# 40023413982

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