Robert Simson, The Restorer of Grecian Geometry

Robert Simson (1687–1768) Early Love Affair With Mathematics

Portrait of Robert Simson during the 18th century, via Wikimedia

Simson Becomes One of The Leading Scottish Mathematicians

Simson’s Elements of Euclid

Title page of The Elements of Euclid by Robert Simson, 1756, via Linda Hall Library

Simson’s Later Years



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Dr. Aditya Nagrath

Dr. Aditya Nagrath

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