Wilhelm Magnus was a German mathematician who worked in combinatorial group theory.

On understanding the braid group as a mapping class group:

- Wilhelm Magnus,
*Über Automorphismen von Fundamentalgruppen berandeter Flächen*, Mathematische Annalen**109**(1934) 617–646 [doi:10.1007/BF01449158]

On combinatorial group theory (presentations of groups):

- Wilhelm Magnus, A. Karras, D. Solitar,
*Combinatorial group theory: Presentation of groups in terms of generators and relations*, Courier Corporation (1966, 2004) [ISBN:0-486-43830-9, GoogleBooks]

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