Leonard Digges

(c. 1515—1559) mathematician

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English mathematician, born in Kent and probably educated at Oxford; he entered Lincoln's Inn in 1537. He was implicated in the rebellion of Sir Thomas Wyatt in 1554 and ...

Subjects: Philosophy.

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