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Paper, 'On the equation of Laplace's functions, etc.' by W F [William Fishburn] Donkin

Reference number: PT/56/4

Date: 1856

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Subject: Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the equation of Laplace’s functions, &c'.

Received by the Royal Society on 3 December 1856. Read 11 December 1856.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 8, 1857.

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PT/56/4
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1856
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Ink on paper
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32 pages
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Manuscript

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William Fishburn Donkin

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William Fishburn Donkin, Paper, 'On the equation of Laplace's functions, etc.' by W F [William Fishburn] Donkin, 1856, PT/56/4, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_56_4/paper-on-the-equation-of-laplaces-functions-etc-by-w-f-william-fishburn-donkin, accessed on 21 July 2024

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