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Author: G. N. Watson
Title: A treatise on the theory of Bessel functions
Additional book information: 2d ed. Cambridge University Press; New York, Macmillan, 1944. 6+804 pp. $15.00.
Reviewer: Charles N. Moore
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 51 (1945), 649-650