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Referee's report by James Joseph Sylvester, on a paper 'A supplementary memoir on caustics' by Arthur Cayley

Reference number: RR/6/55

Date: 21 February 1867

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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The paper is a 'necessary sequel' to the author's earlier memoir.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/55
Earliest possible date
21 February 1867
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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James Joseph Sylvester

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James Joseph Sylvester, Referee's report by James Joseph Sylvester, on a paper 'A supplementary memoir on caustics' by Arthur Cayley, 21 February 1867, RR/6/55, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_55/referees-report-by-james-joseph-sylvester-on-a-paper-a-supplementary-memoir-on-caustics-by-arthur-cayley, accessed on 18 July 2024

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