Augustus De Morgan correspondence with the University of London Council

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(1) Address: 90 Guilford Street, [London]. Draft letter from De Morgan [to the Unversity Council]. Resigns his professorship on account of the removal from his charis of Mr Pattison 'without any fault of his own. This being understood I should think it discreditable to hold a professorship under you one moment longer.' Autograph, with signature (24 July 1831).
(2) Reply from Coates on behalf of the Council, accepting the resignation (27 July 1831).


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