Sir Thomas Gresham’s dream was for knowledge to be developed and usefully applied – but he could not have dreamt of the prodigious scale of the expansion of knowledge over four centuries.
This is a part of the lectures series on The Legacy of Sir Thomas Gresham.
The other lectures in this series include the following:
London and International Trade in the 16th Century
Sir Thomas Gresham and the New Learning
True and Impartial Observations: The Work of Robert Hooke
Dr Adrian Seville is currently based at The Warburg Institute, University of London. Prior to that he was at City University.