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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work by Charles Darwin. Reviewer does not accept the theoretical conclusions drawn.

Subject: Geology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/2/224
Earliest possible date
04 March 1852
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Adam Sedgwick

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Adam Sedgwick, Referee's report by Adam Sedgwick, on a paper 'On the arrangement of the foliation and cleavage of the rocks of the north of Scotland' by Daniel Sharpe, 04 March 1852, RR/2/224, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_2_224/referees-report-by-adam-sedgwick-on-a-paper-on-the-arrangement-of-the-foliation-and-cleavage-of-the-rocks-of-the-north-of-scotland-by-daniel-sharpe, accessed on 18 July 2024

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