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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Suggests it be published with the author's second paper on the sun. Is not sure if it is 'considered desirable to give extended historical notices in the Phil. Trans.'. [Short paper entitled 'Historical notice of the growth of our knowledge of the chronosphere'.]

Subject: Astronomy, Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/167
Earliest possible date
19 April 1869
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Huggins

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William Huggins, Referee's report by William Huggins, on an addendum to the paper 'Spectroscopic observations of the sun.—No. II' by Joseph Norman Lockyer, 19 April 1869, RR/6/167, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_167/referees-report-by-william-huggins-on-an-addendum-to-the-paper-spectroscopic-observations-of-the-sunno-ii-by-joseph-norman-lockyer, accessed on 21 May 2024

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