Reference numberRR/16/209
TitleReferee's report by George Ballard Mathews, on a paper 'Memoir on the theory of the partitions of numbers. Part III' by Percy Alexander MacMahon
DateDecember 1904
DescriptionSectional Committee: Mathematics

Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. It brings the general problem of magic squares into direct relation with the theory of partitions and the calculus connected with it, which Major MacMahon has so effectively developed in previous memoirs. Mathews does not wish to suggest any modifications. The paper appears to be 'of great beauty & interest'.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions A, 1906].

Endorsed on verso as received 12 December 1904.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type A)
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1906.0002 Vol.205 1906
Fellows associated with this archive
NA170Mathews; George Ballard (1861 - 1922)1861 - 1922
NA6982MacMahon; Percy Alexander (1854 - 1929)1854 - 1929
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