Reference numberRR/7/29
TitleLetter from Arthur Cayley, on a paper 'Tables of the numerical values of the sine-integral, cosine-integral, and exponential-integral' by James Whitbread Lee Glaisher to the Secretary of the Royal Society
Date9 February 1870
DescriptionLetter communicating Glaisher's paper to the Royal Society. Cayley states the work was not undertaken on his suggestion and it was him that recommended the author to submit the paper to the Royal Society. He believes 'the Philosophical Transactions would be the proper place for the not very bulky result of an enormous piece good honest work'.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1870].
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1870.0020
Related records in the catalogueRR/7/30
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6944Cayley; Arthur (1821 - 1895); mathematician1821 - 1895
NA6446Glaisher; James Whitbread Lee (1848 - 1928)1848 - 1928
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