Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Second letter from John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, to George Carey Foster, regarding a paper 'On the changes produced in the circulation and respiration by increase of the intra-cranial pressure or tension' by Walter Spencer and Victor Alexander Haden Horsley

Reference number: RR/10/385

Date: 24 December 1890

Description

Stands by his opinion that the paper is worthy of publication in the Philosophical Transactions, despite the doubts of the Committee.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1891]

Reference number
RR/10/385
Earliest possible date
24 December 1890
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

John Scott Burdon-Sanderson

View page for John Scott Burdon-Sanderson

Use this record

Citation

John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, Second letter from John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, to George Carey Foster, regarding a paper 'On the changes produced in the circulation and respiration by increase of the intra-cranial pressure or tension' by Walter Spencer and Victor Alexander Haden Horsley, 24 December 1890, RR/10/385, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10_385/second-letter-from-john-scott-burdon-sanderson-to-george-carey-foster-regarding-a-paper-on-the-changes-produced-in-the-circulation-and-respiration-by-increase-of-the-intra-cranial-pressure-or-tension-by-walter-spencer-and-victor-alexander-haden-horsley, accessed on 25 July 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/rr_10_385/second-letter-from-john-scott-burdon-sanderson-to-george-carey-foster-regarding-a-paper-on-the-changes-produced-in-the-circulation-and-respiration-by-increase-of-the-intra-cranial-pressure-or-tension-by-walter-spencer-and-victor-alexander-haden-horsley" title="Second letter from John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, to George Carey Foster, regarding a paper 'On the changes produced in the circulation and respiration by increase of the intra-cranial pressure or tension' by Walter Spencer and Victor Alexander Haden Horsley" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Explore the collection

  • 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.

    View collection