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Reference numberMC/8/467
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Edward Sabine, [President of the Royal Society], 13 Ashley Place, to Dr [William] Sharpey, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date15 December 1869
DescriptionForwarding [Robert] Brown's letter containing his complaint against the title of [Oswald] Heer's paper on fossil plants. Sabine disputes some of Brown's arguments and clarifies the Society's position on the matter.

[Enclosure present in volume as MC/8/465.]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/8/465
MC/9/48
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
NA7273Sharpey; William (1802 - 1880)1802 - 1880
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