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Declines to comment regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Does not have enough experience with the methods of observation to comment. 'I feel that it is rather hard on the author of an ambryological paper that it should be referred to me, seeing that my work and my beliefs are largely opposed to the orthodox ambryology of the day as far as vertebrates are concerned'.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1890]

Reference number
RR/10/368
Earliest possible date
06 May 1890
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Walter Holbrook Gaskell

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Walter Holbrook Gaskell, Referee's report by Walter Holbrook Gaskell, on a paper 'Development of the sympathetic nervous system mammals' by A M Paterson, 06 May 1890, RR/10/368, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10_368/referees-report-by-walter-holbrook-gaskell-on-a-paper-development-of-the-sympathetic-nervous-system-mammals-by-a-m-paterson, accessed on 30 May 2024

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