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Refers to his enclosed report on the paper and apologises for how long he has had it.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1859].

Reference number
RR/3/217
Earliest possible date
04 October 1858
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

George Boole

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George Boole, Letter from George Boole, on a paper 'On some remarkable relations which obtain among the roots of the four squares into which a number may be divided, as compared with the corresponding roots of certain other numbers' by Frederick Pollock, 04 October 1858, RR/3/217, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_3_217/letter-from-george-boole-on-a-paper-on-some-remarkable-relations-which-obtain-among-the-roots-of-the-four-squares-into-which-a-number-may-be-divided-as-compared-with-the-corresponding-roots-of-certain-other-numbers-by-frederick-pollock, accessed on 22 June 2024

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