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Jessop shares observations on a series of experiments conducted on anaesthetised rabbits, dogs and cats. He presents his research in three parts: Anatomy and histology; physiology; and the action of cocaine, atropine and eserine, both singularly and in combination.

Annotations in pencil and ink throughout.

Subject: Physiology / Anatomy / Histology

Received 10 June 1886. Communicated by Sir William Bowman.

Whilst the Royal Society declined to publish this paper in full, an abstract of the paper was published in volume 40 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society as 'On the anatomy, histology, and physiology of the intra-ocular muscles of mammals'.

Reference number
AP/64/3
Earliest possible date
1886
Physical description
Ink and graphite pencil on paper
Page extent
45 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Walter Hamilton Hylton Jessop

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Walter Hamilton Hylton Jessop, Unpublished paper, 'On the anatomy, histology and physiology of the intra-ocular muscles of mammals' by Walter H [Hamilton Hylton] Jessop, 1886, AP/64/3, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/ap_64_3/unpublished-paper-on-the-anatomy-histology-and-physiology-of-the-intra-ocular-muscles-of-mammals-by-walter-h-hamilton-hylton-jessop, accessed on 26 May 2024

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