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Reference numberRR/45/116
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by Edmund Taylor Whittaker, on a paper 'On the theory of errors and least squares' by Harold Jeffreys
Date[August 1932]
DescriptionSectional Committee: Mathematics

Recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. 'I think the author might be told (as a quotation from a referee's report) that it is a disrespectful to the Society, and confusing to the referees and the printers, to submit a manuscript written on scraps of old examination papers and full of corrections and erasures'.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London' A, 1932]

Endorsed on verso as received 2 August 1932.
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type D)
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspa.1932.0170 Vol.138 1932
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2270Whittaker; Sir; Edmund Taylor (1873 - 1956); Mathematician1873 - 1956
NA6946Jeffreys; Sir; Harold (1891 - 1989)1891 - 1989
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