Guillaume François Antoine Marquis de L'Hôpital


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This resource, from the Illuminations-reviewed History of Mathematics Archive, features biographical information about French mathematician Guillaume François Antoine Marquis de L'Hôpital. De L'Hôpital's fame is based on his book "Analyse des Infiniment Petits Pour L'intelligence des Lignes Courbes," which was the first text-book to be written on the differential calculus. Links to biographies of other mathematicians are also available on this page.

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