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Mr Hopkins` Men: Cambridge Reform and British Mathematics in the 19th Century (Repost)

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Mr Hopkins` Men: Cambridge Reform and British Mathematics in the 19th Century (Repost)

Mr Hopkins` Men: Cambridge Reform and British Mathematics in the 19th Century by A.D.D. Craik
English | PDF | 2007 | 410 Pages | ISBN : 1848001320 | 96.1 MB

A few years ago, in the Wren Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, I came across a remarkable but then little-known album of pencil and watercolour portraits. The artist of most (perhaps all) was Thomas Charles Wageman. Created during 1829–1852, these portraits are of pupils of the famous mat- matical tutor William Hopkins.