Charles Lutwidge Dodgson – British mathematician, logician, writer

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson – British mathematician, logician, writer

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson – British mathematician, logician, writer – In 27.01.1832 was born Charles L. Dodgson, a British mathematician, logician, photographer and writer. Known under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. His book about the adventures of Alice in Wonderland are among the most read works in the world.

Pierre Larousse – Creator of 15-volume Encyclopedia

Pierre Larousse - Creator of 15-volume Encyclopedia

Pierre Larousse – Creator of 15-volume Encyclopedia

Pierre Larousse – Creator of 15-volume Encyclopedia – In 23.10.1817 was born French writer,
grammarian
, lexicographer and publisher P. Larousse (died in 1885)
. He created 15-volume,
Encyclopedic
DictionaryGrand dictionnaire Universal du XIX e siècle“.

Ancient Greek writing method

Ancient Greek writing method - Boustrophedon

Ancient Greek writing method

Ancient Greek writing method – Boustrophedon is a specific method of writing, which appears in some old Greek inscriptions. The principle of writing based on the fact that in the following lines written text alternately from left to right and from right to left. In addition, the lines written from right to left letters were written to mirror. This way of writing disappeared in the sixth century B.C.