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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to earlier paper by the author 'On the conic of five-pointic contact at any point of a plane curve' in the Philosophical Transactions for 1859, on which the current paper expands.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1865]

Reference number
RR/5/46
Earliest possible date
30 March 1865
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry John Stephen Smith

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Henry John Stephen Smith, Referee's report by Henry John Stephen Smith, on a paper 'On the sextactic points of a plane curve' by Arthur Cayley, 30 March 1865, RR/5/46, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_5_46/referees-report-by-henry-john-stephen-smith-on-a-paper-on-the-sextactic-points-of-a-plane-curve-by-arthur-cayley, accessed on 22 July 2024

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