Reference numberNLB/18/222
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p120
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Miss M Dawson, Botanical Laboratory, Cambridge
Date8 February 1899
DescriptionDawson's paper on "Nitragin" has been referred for consideration to a Committee of the [Royal] Society who have said that they do not consider themselves justified in recommending the Council to publish the paper in its present form. If Dawson made some amendments they would reconsider the question of publication. Returns the paper and also forward the enclosed copies of comments on the paper contained in reports which the Committee have had before them [not enclosed].
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