[R] Boxplot: quartiles/outliers

Vikas Rawal vikasrawal at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 12:18:45 CET 2007

> > I am not sure why you would want to do this, and a 'box and whiskers plot' 
> > was pretty closely defined by the original authors so R does not allow 
> > options for forms they did not consider. 
> I was wondering who the original authors were?  Would be interested in
> looking up their description.

It was John Tukey (1977) book on EDA.
Sorry, I should have googled before sending the first mail.


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