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Spotlight on Thomas Bricot

I’m moving office right now, which involves packing up all of my books (my dept. admin expressed doubt when I said seven crates wouldn’t be enough; I’ve now filled up that many twice, and still have about 1-2 more crates’ … Continue reading

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Cassatio, part 1

In March, a group of us met every Friday to read through Paul of Venice’s treatise on insolubles. During discussion one morning, the cassatio solution came up, and I realized how very little I knew of it. During the meeting, … Continue reading

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