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Second letter from James Joseph Sylvester, to John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, regarding a paper 'A class of functional invariants' by Andrew Russell Forsyth

Reference number: RR/10/164

Date: 12 June 1888

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Suggests the Council seek the opinion of a third referee. Suggests Alfred George Greenhill.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1889]

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RR/10/164
Earliest possible date
12 June 1888
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Letter on paper
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4 pages
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Manuscript

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James Joseph Sylvester

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James Joseph Sylvester, Second letter from James Joseph Sylvester, to John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, regarding a paper 'A class of functional invariants' by Andrew Russell Forsyth, 12 June 1888, RR/10/164, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10_164/second-letter-from-james-joseph-sylvester-to-john-william-strutt-3rd-baron-rayleigh-regarding-a-paper-a-class-of-functional-invariants-by-andrew-russell-forsyth, accessed on 22 June 2024

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