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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Has seen the dissections from which the illustrations were made. Considers the paper too focused on one species to require publication in the Philosophical Transactions. Suggests publication in the Proceedings, which he believes will satisfy the author.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

Reference number
RR/6/154
Earliest possible date
18 November 1868
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Bowman

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William Bowman, Referee's report by William Bowman, on a paper 'Note on the anatomy of the blood-vessel system of the retina of the hedgehog' by John Whitaker Hulke, 18 November 1868, RR/6/154, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_154/referees-report-by-william-bowman-on-a-paper-note-on-the-anatomy-of-the-blood-vessel-system-of-the-retina-of-the-hedgehog-by-john-whitaker-hulke, accessed on 23 April 2024

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