The Measurers:
a Flemish Image of Mathematics in the Sixteenth Century


This virtual version of The Measurers is derived from the printed catalogue of the exhibition, which was written by Jim Bennett and designed by Giles Hudson, with photographs provided by Lynn Norman.

The printed catalogue of the exhibition may be ordered from the Museum, for the price of £5.00 including postage and packing, by writing to:

The Secretary (Book orders),
Museum of the History of Science,
Broad Street,
Oxford, OX1 3AZ
U. K.
Payment should be made in Sterling, in the form of cheques, money orders, giro transfers or similar means. Payment by overseas customers should be made by eurocheque, international money order, or cheque (in Sterling) drawn on a U. K. bank. Please note that at the present time credit cards can not be accepted. Cheques should be made out to 'Museum of the History of Science'.

Special thanks are due to the exhibition's sponsors, The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers and the Fédération Internationale des Géomètres, as also to the Ashmolean Museum, Bodleian Library, Cambridge University Library, Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts; and to Vic Allison, Mary Clapinson, Jacques van Damme, Melissa Dalziel, Jan De Graeve, Bob Hales, Peter Higginbotham, Rose Lock, Arthur MacGregor, Stephen Miller, Jonathan Moffett, Jeremy Montagu, Sylvia Sumira, Patrick Ramette, Tony Simcock, Anthony Turner, Gerard Turner, David Wallis, Christopher White, and the operators at Oxford University Computing Services.

These pages were first published in electronic form in August, 1995, by the Museum of the History of Science, Broad Street, Oxford. OX1 3AZ
(c) 1995, Museum of the History of Science.

All Rights Reserved. No part of this publication may be stored, reproduced, or re-transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, or otherwise, without the prior permission of the publisher.

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