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Richard of Wallingford

(c. 1292—1336)


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(c.1292–1336) Abbot at St Albans,

Richard is known mostly for designing a sophisticated astronomical clock, and an equatorium called an ‘Albion’. His Quadripartitum was perhaps the earliest systematic treatment of ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Science and Mathematics.


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