References for William Gosset

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  1. I Hacking, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901695.html
  2. Obituary in The Times [See THIS LINK]

Books:

  1. E S Pearson, Student - A Statistical Biography of William Sealy Gosset (Oxford, 1990).

Articles:

  1. E S Pearson, Student as a Statistician, Biometrika 30 (1939), 210-250.
  2. E S Pearson, Some early correspondence between W S Gosset, R A Fisher and Karl Pearson, Biometrika 55 (1968), 445-457.
  3. E S Pearson, Some early correspondence between W S Gosset, R A Fisher and Karl Pearson, in E S Pearson and M G Kendall, Studies in the History of Statistics and Probability (London, 1970), 405-418.
  4. E S Pearson, Some reflections on continuity in the development of mathematical statistics 1890-94, Biometrika 54 (1967), 341-355.
  5. William Sealy Gosset, 1876-1937, in E S Pearson and M G Kendall, Studies in the History of Statistics and Probability (London, 1970), 355-404.

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