Reference numberRR/26/91
TitleReferee's report by Godfrey Harold Hardy, on a paper 'The summation of series' by Hector Munro Macdonald
Date1 November 1921
DescriptionSectional Committee: Mathematics

No clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refrains from giving a formal opinion, as he believes his remarks may cause the author to wish his paper withdrawn. Refers to work by Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet, Richard Dedekind, Leopold Kronecker and Ernst Leonard Lindelöf.

[Not published]

Endorsed on verso as received 3 November 1921.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type D) and letter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7978Hardy; Godfrey Harold (1877 - 1947)1877 - 1947
NA1351Macdonald; Hector Munro (1865 - 1935)1865 - 1935
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