Mathematician:Edwin Abbott Abbott

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Mathematician

English mathematician and philosopher whose claim to mathematical immortality lies in his speculative fictional work Flatland: a Romance of Many Dimensions.


Nationality

English


History

  • Born: 20 Dec 1838, Marylebone, Middlesex, England
  • Died: 12 Oct 1926, Hampstead, London, England


Publications

  • 1870: Shakespearean Grammar
  • 1871: English Lessons for English People
  • 1872: How to Write Clearly
  • 1877: Bacon and Essex
  • 1878: Philochristus
  • 1882: Onesimus: Memoirs of a Disciple of Paul
  • 1884: Flatland: a Romance of Many Dimensions
  • 1886: Bacon's Essays
  • 1905: Johannine Vocabulary
  • 1906: Johannine Grammar
  • 1906: Silanus the Christian


Sources