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Letter from James Bell Pettigrew, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the muscular arrangements of the bladder and prostate, and the manner in which the ureters and urethra are closed' by James Bell Pettigrew

Reference number: RR/6/224

Date: 19 September 1866

Description

Received the suggestions from John Marshall, and will make the necessary changes once returned from holiday. Has intended to add a short description and specimen references to the figures. The photographs were taken to supply the correct outline, with the details to be added from the specimens by the engraver. Will reconsider the statements and conclusions regarding longitudinal fibres.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/224
Earliest possible date
19 September 1866
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter from James Bell Pettigrew, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the muscular arrangements of the bladder and prostate, and the manner in which the ureters and urethra are closed' by James Bell Pettigrew, 19 September 1866, RR/6/224, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_224/letter-from-james-bell-pettigrew-to-george-gabriel-stokes-regarding-a-paper-on-the-muscular-arrangements-of-the-bladder-and-prostate-and-the-manner-in-which-the-ureters-and-urethra-are-closed-by-james-bell-pettigrew, accessed on 13 April 2024

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