Keyword: Addition

Manuscript | Posted 21/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1905-06). Analysis of some Demonstrations concerning definite Positive Integers. MS [R] 70

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., G-1905-6, pp. 1-20, with 50 pp. of variants and notes.
See notes for an explanation of existential graphs. The versos of some pages contain notes for...

Manuscript | Posted 21/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1912). Secundal Computation, Rules. MS [R] 54

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [early 1912], 8 pp., with 3 rejected pages; plus 1 folded sheet (“rules for addition and subtraction”).
Notational explanation and accompanying...

Manuscript | Posted 17/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (nd). Ordinals [R]. MS [R] 46

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., n.d., pp. 6-7.
Second definition of “ordinals,” and first and second ordinal definition of “addition.” Also multitudinal definition of “addition...

Manuscript | Posted 15/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1881 [c.]). Axioms of Number. MS [R] 40

Robin Catalogue:
A. MS., n.p., [C.1881?], 4 pp.
Fifteen axioms (or assumptions) of arithmetic which provide a definition of “positive, discrete number” and from which, CSP...

Manuscript | Posted 09/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (nd). Logic of Number [R]. MS [R] 23

Robin Catalogue:
A draft of G-1881-7 (for annotated reprint of, see MS. 38). Unlimited and limited discrete simple quantity.

Manuscript | Posted 01/09/2014
Peirce, Charles S. (1895 [c.]). On Quantity, with special reference to Collectional and Mathematical Infinity. MS [R] 14

Robin Catalogue:
The nature of mathematics, pure and applied. In general, mathematics is concerned with the substance of hypotheses, drawing necessary conclusions from them; pure...