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Young, John Radfordlocked

(1799–1885)
  • E. I. Carlyle
  • , revised by Alan Yoshioka

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Young, John Radford (1799–1885), mathematician, was born in London in April 1799. Little is known of his background. According to Men of the time his parents were of 'humble' status, and he was 'almost entirely self-educated'. At an early age he became acquainted with ...

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