# Edwin Bailey Elliott

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**Edwin Bailey Elliott** FRS^{[1]} (born 1 June 1851, Oxford, England;
died 21 July 1937 in Oxford, England) was a mathematician who worked on invariant theory. In 1892 he was appointed Waynflete Professor of Pure Mathematics at Oxford.^{[2]} He was elected a fellow of the Royal Society in 1891. He wrote the book *An introduction to the algebra of quantics*, on invariant theory (Elliott 1913).^{[3]}

## Publications[edit]

- Elliott, Edwin Bailey (1913) [1895],
*An introduction to the algebra of quantics.*(2nd ed.), Oxford. Clarendon Press, JFM 26.0135.01^{[4]}^{[5]}

## References[edit]

**^**Turnbull, H. W. (1938). "Edwin Bailey Elliott. 1851-1937".*Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society*.**2**(6): 424–426. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1938.0026.**^**"Chairs and Professors of Universities in the United Kingdom".*Who's Who Year-book for 1905*. 1908. p. 138.**^**O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Edwin Bailey Elliott",*MacTutor History of Mathematics archive*, University of St Andrews**^**"Review of*An Introduction to the Algebra of Quantics*by Edwin Bailey Elliott".*The Athenaeum*(3560): 90. 18 January 1896.**^**Leib, D. D. (1914). "Review of*An Introduction to the Algebra of Quantics*by E. B. Elliott".*Bull. Amer. Math. Soc*.**21**: 132–133. doi:10.1090/S0002-9904-1914-02599-6.

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