William Wallace letter

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No address. To Rev George Peacock, Dean of Ely. Describing Wallace's part in the introduction of foreign mathematical notation to England and 'the Reformation .... the the Mathematical science in Britain'.
Autograph, with signature. Headed 'First Copy'. Inscribed in another hand: 'Found among Mr Thomas Galloway's papers'.


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This document is inserted in S F Lacroix 'An elementary treatise on the differential and integral calculus' (1816) (copy formerly belonging to A De Morgan) - Library classmark [DeM] L.3 [Lacroix]. To request the document, please place an order for the volume, specifying that you wish to see the autograph letter AL489.

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