Thomas Carlyle

1795 - 1881

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Thomas Carlyle was a Scottish writer who was also interested in mathematics. He translated Legendre's work Ééments de géométrie.
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  1. Obituary: The Times

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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1866

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