Reference numberNLB/18/412
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p233
TitleCopy letter from Michael Foster, to [Professor E Ray] Lankester, [Fellow of the Royal Society]
Date7 March 1899
DescriptionBefore communicating McMunn's paper, Foster got Herdman & Sherrington to look at it and they gave such a favourable account of it that Foster sends the paper onwards.

Has asked Manson to prepared Daniel's report for the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society' but has given directions for proof to be sent to Lankester in case he wishes to criticize it.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8247Lankester; Sir; Edwin Ray (1847 - 1929)1847 - 1929
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist1836 - 1907
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