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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, but he does not agree with one of the equations.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1897].

Reference number
RR/13/267
Earliest possible date
09 December 1897
Physical description
Report on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Percy Alexander MacMahon

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Percy Alexander MacMahon, Referee's report by Percy Alexander MacMahon, on a paper 'On the geometrical treatment of the 'normal curve' of statistics, with especial reference to correlation and to the theory of error' by W F Sheppard, 09 December 1897, RR/13/267, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_13_267/referees-report-by-percy-alexander-macmahon-on-a-paper-on-the-geometrical-treatment-of-the-normal-curve-of-statistics-with-especial-reference-to-correlation-and-to-the-theory-of-error-by-w-f-sheppard, accessed on 25 May 2024

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