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Referee's report by Charles Samuel Myers, on a paper 'On directional fixity and the transitory visual image' by Frederick William Lanchester

Reference number: RR/51/1

Date: 20 March 1933

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Sectional Committee: Physiology

Not recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. There is nothing new in the observations, but the attempted explanation is new. 'This is opposed to present-day neurological knowledge and conceptions, and would only raise a laugh, if published'.

[Not published]

Endorsed on verso as received 21 March 1934.

Reference number
RR/51/1
Earliest possible date
20 March 1933
Physical description
Standardised form (type D) and letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Charles Samuel Myers

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Charles Samuel Myers, Referee's report by Charles Samuel Myers, on a paper 'On directional fixity and the transitory visual image' by Frederick William Lanchester, 20 March 1933, RR/51/1, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_51_1/referees-report-by-charles-samuel-myers-on-a-paper-on-directional-fixity-and-the-transitory-visual-image-by-frederick-william-lanchester, accessed on 26 May 2024

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