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==Errata==
Up to the tenth printing of the original NBS edition in December 1972, corrections were incorporated on pages 2–3,<ref name="MTE_362"/> 6–8,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 10, 15,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 19–20, 25,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 76, 85,<ref name="MTE_376"/> 91, 102, 187, 189–197, 218, 223, 225, 233, 250,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 255,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 260–263,<ref name="MTE_362"/><ref name="MTE_365"/><ref name="MTE_388"/> 268, 271–273, 292,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 302,<ref name="MTE_393"/> 328,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 332,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 333–337,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 362,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 365,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 415,<ref name="MTE_393"/> 423, 438–440,<ref name="MTE_362"/> 443,<ref name="MTE_362"/> 445, 447, 449, 451, 484,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 498, 505–506, 509–510,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 543, 556, 558, 562,<ref name="MTE_393"/> 571, 595, 599, 600, 722–723, 739, 742, 744, 746,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 752,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 756, 760–765, 774,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 777–785,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 790, 797,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 801, 822–823,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 832, 835, 844,<ref name="MTE_365"/> 886–889,<ref name="MTE_379"/><ref name="MTE_388"/> 897, 914,<ref name="MTE_376"/> 915, 920, 930–931, 936, 940–941, 944–950,<ref name="MTE_365"/><ref name="MTE_376"/> 953, 960, 963, 989–990, 1010 and 1026.<ref name="MTE_379"/>
The Dover paperback edition (SBN 468-61272-4) cover names the second editor "Irene A. Segun" instead of Stegun. This error is sometimes used to illustrate the human trait of looking in every place except the most obvious one.{{fact}}
 
The ninth reprint edition by Dover Publications incorporates additional corrections on pages 18, 79, 80, 82, 408, 450, 786, 825 and 934.
 
TheAs a side-note, the Dover paperback edition (SBN 468-61272-4) cover names the second editor "Irene A. Segun" instead of Stegun. This error is sometimes used to illustrate the human trait of looking in every place except the most obvious one.{{fact}}
 
Unresolved errata:<ref name="MTE_373"/><ref name="MTE_393"/><!-- pages 256, 329. --><ref name="MTE_444">{{cite journal |title=Table Errata 444: Milton Abramowitz & Irene A. Stegun, Editors, Handbook of Mathematical Functions with Formulas, Graphs, and Mathematical Tables, National Bureau of Standards, Applied Mathematics Series, No. 55, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C, 1964, and all known reprints |author-first=Henry E. |author-last=Fettis |journal=[[Mathematics of Computation]] |issn=0025-5718 |eissn=1088-6842 |publisher=[[American Mathematical Society]] |volume=23 |number=108 |date=October 1969 |page=891<!-- 891-892+s15-s17 --> |jstor=2004993 |id=MTE:444 |url=http://www.ams.org/journals/mcom/1969-23-108/S0025-5718-69-99640-9/S0025-5718-69-99640-9.pdf |access-date=2016-03-13}}</ref><ref name="MTE_638">{{cite journal |author-first=James Harold |author-last=Davenport |author-link=James Harold Davenport |title=Table Errata 638: Abramowitz, M., & Stegun, I. Handbook of mathematical functions with formulas, graphs, and mathematical tables |journal=[[Mathematics of Computation]] |issn=0025-5718 |eissn=1088-6842 |publisher=[[American Mathematical Society]] |volume=71 |number=240 |date=October 2002 |page=1801 |jstor=4099976 |id=MTE:638. PII:S0025-5718-97-00823-5. {{CODEN|MCMPAF}}}}</ref>
 
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