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No clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society', although is sure it must be published. From his own observations, can confirm the conclusions drawn in the paper. Cannot test the methods due to not having access to any apparatus at present.

Subject: Applied Sciences, Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1881]

Reference number
RR/8/199
Earliest possible date
04 July 1879
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
7 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry Clifton Sorby

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Henry Clifton Sorby, Referee's report by Henry Clifton Sorby, on a paper 'Microscopical researches in high power definition' by George West Royston-Pigott, 04 July 1879, RR/8/199, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_199/referees-report-by-henry-clifton-sorby-on-a-paper-microscopical-researches-in-high-power-definition-by-george-west-royston-pigott, accessed on 23 April 2024

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