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John Arbuthnot

Lester Middleswarth Beattie

John Arbuthnot

mathematician and satirist

by Lester Middleswarth Beattie

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical foot-notes.

    Statementby Lester M. Beattie ...
    SeriesHarvard studies in English., vol. XVI
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3316.A5 Z6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6327331M
    LC Control Number35024331
    OCLC/WorldCa2175311


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JOHN ARBUTHNOT. Baptized Peterhead June Buried Peterhead BB. ROBERT ARBUTHNOT. The present book is not biographical but in the main a critical study of Arbuthnot’s work, especially The History of John Bull.

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Pope wrote this poem in imitation of the Roman poet Horace. Courtesy of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh (–).

Scottish mathematician, physician, and writer John Arbuthnot was remembered as the close friend of British writers Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, and John them he was a founding member of the famous Scriblerus Club, which aimed to ridicule bad literature and false learning.

John Arbuthnot’s paper ‘An Argument for Divine Providence’, based on the Christening records in London foris often cited as the first paper in inferential statistics (BellhouseEisenhart and Birnbaum ), because of his use of a sign test to show that more males are born than females.

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