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Sectional Committee: Botany

Not recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. The paper is difficult to follow. Suggests a change to the title. Has previously been sent the paper for criticism by Edwins [?], and gave an unfavourable review then. 'It seems scarcely probable that the present remarks will be taken any account of'.

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Endorsed on recto as received 3 July 1917.

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01 July 1917
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Letter on paper
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2 pages

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William Maddock Bayliss

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William Maddock Bayliss, Referee's report by William Maddock Bayliss, on a paper 'Geotropism and the Weber–Fechner law' by James Small, 01 July 1917, RR/24/78, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 17 April 2024

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