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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work by Joseph-Louis Lagrange.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1864]

Reference number
RR/5/252
Earliest possible date
28 July 1863
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Arthur Cayley

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Arthur Cayley, Referee's report by Arthur Cayley, on a paper 'On the equations of rotation of a solid body about a fixed point' by William Spottiswoode, 28 July 1863, RR/5/252, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_5_252/referees-report-by-arthur-cayley-on-a-paper-on-the-equations-of-rotation-of-a-solid-body-about-a-fixed-point-by-william-spottiswoode, accessed on 18 April 2024

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