BranchesHistoryHelpLogin
Welcome guest
You're not logged in.
278 users online, thereof 0 logged in

Edwin Abbott

Edwin Abbott (1838 - 1926)

* 20 December 1838, † 12 October 1926

Edwin Abbott was born on 20 December 1838 in Marylebone, Middlesex, England. He was an English schoolmaster who wrote the popular book Flatland as an introduction to higher dimensions. Edwin Abbott Abbott died on 12 October 1926 in Hampstead, London, England.

| | | | created: 2016-08-25 06:51:13 | modified: 2016-08-26 00:21:47 | by: bookofproofs | references: [6909]

Edit or AddNotationAxiomatic Method

This work was contributed under CC BY-SA 4.0 by:

This work is a derivative of:

Freely downloadable

[6909] O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014

Bibliography (further reading)