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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Does not always agree with the author's conclusions, especially as regards their generality. Provides detailed criticism of the methods used in the paper, and suggests modifications.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Endorsed on verso as received 10 May 1898.

Reference number
RR/14/106
Earliest possible date
09 May 1898
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
14 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Burnside

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William Burnside, Referee's report by William Burnside, on a paper 'On the connexion of algebraic functions with automorphic functions' by Edmund Taylor Whittaker, 09 May 1898, RR/14/106, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_14_106/referees-report-by-william-burnside-on-a-paper-on-the-connexion-of-algebraic-functions-with-automorphic-functions-by-edmund-taylor-whittaker, accessed on 28 May 2024

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