References for Maria Agnesi

  1. E A Kramer, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
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  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.


  3. L Anzoletti, Maria Gaetane Agnesi (Milan, 1900).
  4. C de Brosses, Lettres historique et critiques sur l'Italie (Paris, 1799).
  5. A Cupillari, A Biography of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, An Eighteenth-Century Woman Mathematician with Translations of Some of Her Work From Italian into English. (Lewiston, NY, 2007)
  6. A F Frisi, Elogio Storico di Maria Gaetane Agnesi Milanese (Milan, 1799).
  7. U Klens, Mathematikerinnen im 18. Jahrhundert : Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Gabrielle-Emilie du Châtelet, Sophie Germain (Pfaffenweiler, 1994).
  8. M Mazzotti, The World of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mathematician of God (Baltimore, 2007)
  9. G Tilche, Maria Gaetane Agnesi (Milan, 1984).


  10. G Arrighi, Incontri di Maria G Agnesi con Jano Planco, Quattro lettere inedite della scienziata milanese, Ist. Lombardo Accad. Sci. Lett. Rend. A 105 (1971), 681-686.
  11. A Cupillari, Maria Gaetana Agnesi's Other Curves (more than just the Witch), Mathematics Magazine 87(1) (2014), 3-13.
  12. A Cupillari, Rules of Differentiation: Learning from Leibniz and Agnesi, Proceedings of the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematics 15, (2003). 60-63.
  13. D Deal, The witch of Agnesi, Ganita Bharati 8 (1-4) (1986), 46.
  14. L S Grinstein and P J Campbell (eds.), Women of Mathematics (Westport, Conn., 1987), 1-5.
  15. J F Labrador, Maria Cayetana Agnesi (Spanish), Gaceta Mat. (1) 3 (1951), 175-178.
  16. A Masotti, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Rendiconti del seminario matematico e fisico di Milano 14 (1940), 1-39.
  17. T F Mulcrone, The names of the curve of Agnesi, Amer. Math. Monthly 64 (1957), 359-361.
  18. J H Sampson, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Geometry and complex variables (New York, 1991), 323-327.
  19. J H Sampson, Maria Gaetana Agnesi (Italian), Geometry Seminars, 1988-1991 (Bologna, 1991), 145-167.
  20. C Truesdell, Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Archive for History of Exact Science 40 (1989), 113-142.
  21. C Truesdell, Correction and Additions for Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Archive for History of Exact Science 43 (1991), 385-386.