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Referee's report by William Thomas Astbury, on a paper 'The fine structure of phloem fibres II, Untreated and swollen jute' by Reginald Dawson Preston

Reference number: RR/67/341

Date: 1940

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Sectional committee: Botany

Recommended for publication in Proceedings. The first draft of the paper contained an error. This has since been rectified and the paper is now suitable for publication.

Contains extra question - 'Is there any information contained in the paper which likely to be of value to the enemy?' Referee replies no.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 1941].

Date received not given.

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RR/67/341
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1940
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Standardised form (type E)
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1 page
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Typescript
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William Thomas Astbury

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William Thomas Astbury, Referee's report by William Thomas Astbury, on a paper 'The fine structure of phloem fibres II, Untreated and swollen jute' by Reginald Dawson Preston, 1940, RR/67/341, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_67_341/referees-report-by-william-thomas-astbury-on-a-paper-the-fine-structure-of-phloem-fibres-ii-untreated-and-swollen-jute-by-reginald-dawson-preston, accessed on 15 June 2024

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