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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Suggests omitting some of the diagrams. Alerts the Council to his personal interest in the subject, which may make him overestimate the usefulness and value of the paper.

Subject: Geology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1879]

Reference number
RR/8/183
Earliest possible date
28 May 1879
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Charles Robert Darwin

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Charles Robert Darwin, Referee's report by Charles Darwin, on a paper 'On the origin of the parallel roads of Lochaber and their bearing on other phenomena of the glacial period' by Joseph Prestwich, 28 May 1879, RR/8/183, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_183/referees-report-by-charles-darwin-on-a-paper-on-the-origin-of-the-parallel-roads-of-lochaber-and-their-bearing-on-other-phenomena-of-the-glacial-period-by-joseph-prestwich, accessed on 24 July 2024

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