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The laws of chance

Florence Ethel Mills Young

The laws of chance

by Florence Ethel Mills Young

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Published by John Lane, John Lane Company in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby F.E. Mills Young.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.Y856 La, PR6047.O467 La
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 3-308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6611897M
LC Control Number18021381
OCLC/WorldCa16889926

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Artwork page for ‘According to the Laws of Chance’, Jean Arp (Hans Arp), Arp felt that he could incorporate chance within artistic production, comparing the role of the artist to a plant bearing fruit. According to the Laws of Chance shows Arp playing with random composition, in this case dropping painted pieces of paper onto a surface. Torn Woodcut was made in a .   And, Liber Aleph is an extended and elaborate commentary on “The Book of the Law”, in the form of a letter from the Master Therion to the son of mankind. Contains some of the deepest secrets of Initiation, with a clear solution of many cosmic and ethical problems. Read the surprising story about the recovery of the missing original manuscript pages of Liber AL in .

autobiography entitled The Book of My Life: and I do not mean to say only from time to time during those years, but I am ashamed to say it, everyday. Cardano’s works on probability were published post - humously in the famous 15–page Liber de Ludo Aleae (The Book on Games of Chance) consisting of 32 small chapters. have discussed two of the principal theorems for these processes: the Law of Large Numbers and the Central Limit Theorem. We have seen that when a sequence of chance experiments forms an indepen-dent trials process, the possible outcomes for each experiment are the same and occur with the same probability. Further, knowledge of the outcomes of.


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