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Terrot, Charles Hughes, 1790-1872



  • Existence: 1790 - 1872

Found in 1 Record:

Letter to John William Donaldson

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: MS P718

Charles Hughes Terrot (1790-1872), a Scottish Episcopal bishop of Edinburgh, was also a mathematician and a member of the Royal Society of Edinburgh for 14 years. In this letter, Terrot writes to John William Donaldson (1811-1861), a philologist. Terrot shares some mathematical notations and equations and asks Donaldson to contribute a literary paper for the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Dates: February 3, 1846