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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 1898 and 1899.

Notable referees and authors include Harry Marshall Ward, Augustus Desire Waller and George Howard Darwin.

Reference number
RR/14
Earliest possible date
1898-1899
Physical description
Leather bound volumes, gilded title on spine
Page extent
Three volumes: reports 1-93; reports 94-173; reports 174-281
Format
Manuscript

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Referees' reports: volume 14, peer reviews of scientific papers submitted to the Royal Society for publication, 1898-1899, RR/14, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_14/referees-reports-volume-14-peer-reviews-of-scientific-papers-submitted-to-the-royal-society-for-publication, accessed on 21 July 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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