Cambridge Papers

Cambridge Papers

By W. W. Rouse Ball
Book Description
Table of Contents
  • Preface
  • Contents
  • I. The Foundation of Trinity College
  • II. The Tutorial System
  • III. The Westminster Scholars
  • IV. The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Undergraduates
  • V. The College Chapel
  • VI. Some College Treasures
  • VII. The College Auditors
  • VIII. Wren’s Designs for the College Library
  • IX. A Christmas Journey in 1319
  • X An Outline of the College Story
  • XI. The Beginnings of the Medieval University
  • XII. Discipline
    • Birching, Flogging
    • Stocks; Stangs
    • Fines
    • Discommonsing; Dissizaring
    • Loss of Days
    • Gating; Walling
    • Impositions
    • Confessions
    • Statutory Admonitions; Rustication; Expulsion
  • XIII. Newton’s ‘Principia’
  • XIV. Isaac Newton on University Studies
    • Newton’s Memorandum
  • XV. The History of the Mathematical Tripos
  • Index
  • Works by W. W. Rouse Ball
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