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Referee's report by Arthur Cayley, on a paper 'On Fermat's theorem of the polygonal numbers' by Frederick Pollock

Reference number: RR/4/200

Date: 23 July 1831

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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, as it is of 'sufficient importance'.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1861].

Reference number
RR/4/200
Earliest possible date
23 July 1831
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Arthur Cayley

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Arthur Cayley, Referee's report by Arthur Cayley, on a paper 'On Fermat's theorem of the polygonal numbers' by Frederick Pollock, 23 July 1831, RR/4/200, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_4_200/referees-report-by-arthur-cayley-on-a-paper-on-fermats-theorem-of-the-polygonal-numbers-by-frederick-pollock, accessed on 27 February 2024

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