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Containing referee's reports arranged alphabetically by the lead author of the paper submitted to the Royal Society for review between 1887 and 1890.

Notable referees and authors include Arthur Schuster, Richard Owen, Thomas Henry Huxley and William Thomson, Baron Kelvin.

Reference number
RR/10
Earliest possible date
1887-1890
Physical description
3 Leather bound volumes, gilded title on spines
Page extent
Three volumes: reports 1-132; reports 133-263; reports 264-395
Format
Manuscript

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Referees' reports: volume 10, peer reviews of scientific papers submitted to the Royal Society for publication, 1887-1890, RR/10, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10/referees-reports-volume-10-peer-reviews-of-scientific-papers-submitted-to-the-royal-society-for-publication, accessed on 13 June 2024

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  • Referee Reports

    Date: 1832-1949

    This collection contains reports on scientific papers submitted for publication to the Royal Society. Started in 1832 when the system was formalised, it is a record of the origins of peer review publishing in practice.

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