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A refreshing aspect of Gosset's letters is that they reveal his likable and modest character: he describes his own contribution to the 1914-18 war as 'to brew Guinness stout in suc..
William Sealy Gosset is known to all statisticians and users of statistics by “student” his pseudonym best remembered in the student t-test. This volume, based on his statistical correspondence, is a biographical account of his life and work which, through his collaboration with R.A.Fisher and Karl and Egon Pearson, came to fundamentally influence the development of modern statistical thinking. It will provide insight into the ferment of statistical ideas discussed by Gosset and his…