John Pringle Nichol

Standard Name: Nichol, John Pringle
Used Form: J. P. Nichol


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Friends, Associates Catherine Crowe
CC had already become a friend of Sydney Smith and his family. In Edinburgh she became friendly with members of various intellectual circles, including astronomer John Pringle Nichol , chemist Samuel Brown , artist David Scott
Textual Features Harriet Martineau
HM credits Comte in her preface with an immense influence on recent intellectual developments: his ideas, she writes, are tacitly recognised as the foundation of all that is systematic in our knowledge.
Comte, Auguste. The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte. Martineau, HarrietTranslator , Peter Eckler, 1893.
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