Reference numberRR/17/322
TitleReferee's report by William Burnside, on a paper 'Functions of positive and negative type' by James Mercer
DateJanuary 1908
DescriptionSectional committee: Mathematics

Not fully recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, parts two and three are suitable, but part four isn't. Includes further notes.

[Published in Philosophical Transactions A, 1909].

Endorsed on verso as received 23 January 1908.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type A) and note on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1909.0016
Related records in the catalogueRR/17/323
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6254Burnside; William (1852 - 1927)1852 - 1927
NA1237Mercer; James (1883 - 1932)1883 - 1932
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