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Paper, 'Note on W [William Henry Leighton] Russell's paper "On certain geometrical theorems, No. 2"' by William Spottiswoode

Reference number: PP/2/6

Date: 1882

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Spottiswoode applies Russell's formulae to 'the determination of the sextactic points of a curve'. For Russell's paper, see PP/2/5.

Annotations in ink.

Subject: Geometry

Received and read 25 May 1882.

A version of this paper was published in volume 34 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society as 'Note on Mr. Russell’s paper "On certain geometrical theorems. No. 2."'.

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PP/2/6
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1882
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3 pages
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Manuscript

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William Spottiswoode

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William Spottiswoode, Paper, 'Note on W [William Henry Leighton] Russell's paper "On certain geometrical theorems, No. 2"' by William Spottiswoode, 1882, PP/2/6, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pp_2_6/paper-note-on-w-william-henry-leighton-russells-paper-on-certain-geometrical-theorems-no-2-by-william-spottiswoode, accessed on 23 May 2024

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