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Referee feels they cannot offer an informed opinion, as they don't know enough about the subject matter of the paper.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1844].

Reference number
RR/1/212
Earliest possible date
24 June 1844
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

John William Lubbock

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John William Lubbock, Referee's report by John William Lubbock, on a paper 'Observations on some of the nebulae' by William Parsons, Earl of Rosse, 24 June 1844, RR/1/212, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_1_212/referees-report-by-john-william-lubbock-on-a-paper-observations-on-some-of-the-nebulae-by-william-parsons-earl-of-rosse, accessed on 23 May 2024

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