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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Part one should be printed, and part two should be omitted, which would retain the important experimental results and omit the theoretical discussions. Provides a detailed breakdown of the paper and suggested revisions.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1896]

Reference number
RR/12/246
Earliest possible date
21 July 1894
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
8 pages
Format
Typescript

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William Napier Shaw

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William Napier Shaw, Referee's report by William Napier Shaw, on a paper 'Researches on the electric properties of pure substances.—No. I. The electrical properties of pure sulphur' by Richard Threlfall, Joseph Henry Drapier Brearley and Mr Allen, 21 July 1894, RR/12/246, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_12_246/referees-report-by-william-napier-shaw-on-a-paper-researches-on-the-electric-properties-of-pure-substancesno-i-the-electrical-properties-of-pure-sulphur-by-richard-threlfall-joseph-henry-drapier-brearley-and-mr-allen, accessed on 22 July 2024

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