Reference numberNLB/24/747
Alternative reference numberNLB/24 p461
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Mrs Ogilvie Gordon, Glenmore, Newtonmore, Kingussie, N.B.
Date2 July 1902
DescriptionSend the attached note about her abstract, and also the manuscript, in the hope she may revise it as the note suggests. Harrison has authority to proceed with the publication of the abstract as soon as he receives in back, and the full paper has been submitted to a referee.

Note suggests that she shorten her abstract, standardize her meaning of 'cleavage' and 'cleave', write in the third person and not too poetically.
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