Who discovered analytic sets?

@article{Lorentz2001WhoDA,
  title={Who discovered analytic sets?},
  author={George G. Lorentz},
  journal={The Mathematical Intelligencer},
  year={2001},
  volume={23},
  pages={28-32}
}
  • G. Lorentz
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Mathematics
  • The Mathematical Intelligencer
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