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Referee's report by William Fishburn Donkin, on a paper 'On simultaneous differential equations of the first order in which the number of the variables exceeds by more than one the number of the equations' by George Boole

Reference number: RR/4/14

Date: 28 June 1862

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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The 'processes are interesting' and 'the problem proposed appears to be, theoretically, completely solved'.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1862].

Reference number
RR/4/14
Earliest possible date
28 June 1862
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
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Manuscript

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William Fishburn Donkin

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William Fishburn Donkin, Referee's report by William Fishburn Donkin, on a paper 'On simultaneous differential equations of the first order in which the number of the variables exceeds by more than one the number of the equations' by George Boole, 28 June 1862, RR/4/14, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_4_14/referees-report-by-william-fishburn-donkin-on-a-paper-on-simultaneous-differential-equations-of-the-first-order-in-which-the-number-of-the-variables-exceeds-by-more-than-one-the-number-of-the-equations-by-george-boole, accessed on 20 July 2024

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