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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, but not in its present state.

Subject: Chemistry

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1857].

Reference number
RR/3/280
Earliest possible date
01 June 1857
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

August Wilhelm von Hofmann

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August Wilhelm von Hofmann, Referee's report by August Wilhelm von Hofmann, on a paper 'On some of the products of the destructive distillation of boghead coal' by Charles Greville Williams, 01 June 1857, RR/3/280, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_3_280/referees-report-by-august-wilhelm-von-hofmann-on-a-paper-on-some-of-the-products-of-the-destructive-distillation-of-boghead-coal-by-charles-greville-williams, accessed on 21 April 2024

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