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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. Referee states that it 'is a most valuable contribution to Physiology' and that it should be illustrated by engravings of the drawings accompanying it. Concurs with Dr Todd's opinion on the paper.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1839].

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13 June 1839
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Letter on paper
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2 pages

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Richard Owen

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Richard Owen, Referee's report by Richard Owen, on a paper 'Researches in embryology - Second series' by Martin Barry, 13 June 1839, RR/1/9, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 22 May 2024

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