4 edition of **Statistics** found in the catalog.

Statistics

Sir Maurice Kendall

- 365 Want to read
- 4 Currently reading

Published
**August 1, 1966** by Hodder Arnold .

Written in English

- Probability & statistics,
- Mathematical statistics

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Paperback |

Number of Pages | 260 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL8282221M |

ISBN 10 | 085264275X |

ISBN 10 | 9780852642757 |

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