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On the numerators of the convergents of the Stieltjes continued fractions
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Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1933), 64-87 Request permission
    Stieltjes, Recherches sur les fractions continues, Oeuvres, vol. 2, pp. 398-566. O. Perron, Die Lehre von den Kettenbrüchen, 2d edition, 1929, Chapters VII, VIII, IX.
  • Hans Hamburger, Über eine Erweiterung des Stieltjesschen Momentenproblems, Math. Ann. 82 (1921), no. 3-4, 168–187 (German). MR 1511981, DOI 10.1007/BF01498663
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  • © Copyright 1933 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1933), 64-87
  • MSC: Primary 40A15; Secondary 30B70
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