Article ID: CBB000930237

An Interrupted Story: French Translations from Philosophical Transactions in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries (2008)

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Although consistently recognized as desirable by both the Royal Society and the Académie des Sciences, translations of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society were only infrequently undertaken officially. More successful were some private attempts, which by the end of the eighteenth century had produced a virtually complete translation, albeit only of Lowthorp's abridgements.

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Authors & Contributors
Crosland, Maurice P.
Cavazza, Marta
Garçon, Anne-Françoise
Hilaire-Pérez, Liliane
Martin, Jean-Pierre
McConnell, Anita
Journals
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Revue d'Histoire des Sciences
Journal of the History of Collections
Acta Historica Leopoldina
Modern Philology
Archives Internationales d'Histoire des Sciences
Publishers
Editions du CTHS
Ashgate
Brill
European Mathematical Society
Brepols
University of Oklahoma
Concepts
Societies; institutions; academies
Scientific communities; interprofessional relations
Cross-national interaction
Periodicals; serials
International cooperation
Correspondence and corresponding
People
Grandjean de Fouchy, Jean-Paul
Newton, Isaac
Berthollet, Claude Louis
Blagden, Sir Charles
Banks, Joseph
Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier de
Time Periods
18th century
17th century
19th century
20th century
Early modern
16th century
Places
England
France
Great Britain
Italy
Netherlands
Bologna (Italy)
Institutions
Royal Society of London
Académie des Sciences, Paris
Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna
Observatoire de Paris
Royal Observatory Greenwich
Académie Royale des Sciences (France)
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