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Waring, Edwardlocked

(c. 1735–1798)
  • Niccolò Guicciardini

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Waring, Edward (c. 1735–1798), mathematician, was born in Shrewsbury, the eldest son of John and Elizabeth Waring, a prosperous farming couple. He received his early education in Shrewsbury Free School under a Mr Hotchkin and was admitted as a sizar at Magdalene College, Cambridge...

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