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Referee's report by George Downing Liveing and James Dewar, on a paper 'On the absorption spectra of cobalt salts' by William James Russell

Reference number: RR/8/256

Date: 20 December 1880

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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The methods and results are not new, but some of the observations and discussions are interesting. Suggests publication in the Proceedings.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

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

Reference number
RR/8/256
Earliest possible date
20 December 1880
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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George Downing Liveing

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James Dewar

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George Downing Liveing, James Dewar, Referee's report by George Downing Liveing and James Dewar, on a paper 'On the absorption spectra of cobalt salts' by William James Russell, 20 December 1880, RR/8/256, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_256/referees-report-by-george-downing-liveing-and-james-dewar-on-a-paper-on-the-absorption-spectra-of-cobalt-salts-by-william-james-russell, accessed on 28 May 2024

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