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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The sections dealing with morphology are interesting, and might be suitable for publication if re-written. The final section of the paper might have been suitable if it dealt with 'pioneer work'.

Subject: Botany

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Endorsed on recto as received 5 February 1900.

Reference number
RR/14/137
Earliest possible date
February 1900
Physical description
Standardised form (type A)
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Isaac Bayley Balfour

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Isaac Bayley Balfour, Referee's report by Isaac Bayley Balfour, on a paper 'Further observations on the nature and functions of the nodules of leguminous plants' by Maria Dawson, February 1900, RR/14/137, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_14_137/referees-report-by-isaac-bayley-balfour-on-a-paper-further-observations-on-the-nature-and-functions-of-the-nodules-of-leguminous-plants-by-maria-dawson, accessed on 21 April 2024

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