# Edwin Bailey Elliott

Not to be confused with Edward Bishop Elliott.

**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

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

## References

- ↑ 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*. p. 138. - ↑ O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Edwin Bailey Elliott",
*MacTutor History of Mathematics archive*, University of St Andrews.

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