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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Suggests a full abstract in the Proceedings will sufficiently cover the observations in the paper.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Applied Sciences

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1887]

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22 March 1887
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages

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Frederick Augustus Abel

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Frederick Augustus Abel, Referee's report by Frederick Augustus Abel, on a paper 'A coal-dust explosion' by W Galloway, 22 March 1887, RR/10/40, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 28 May 2024

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