Reference numberNLB/62/357
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p200
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Seldon Piercy Esquire; 117 Prince of Wales Road, Chalk Farm, N.W.5.
Date31 January 1922
DescriptionWrites that Mr. Seldon Piercy ought to put himself in touch with a mathematician who is an expert on [Pierre de] Fermat's last theorem and suggests Mr. [Louis Joel] Mordell, who has just written a book on the subject.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA2204Mordell; Louis Joel (1888 - 1972)1888 - 1972
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