Reference numberNLB/60/659
Alternative reference numberNLB/60 p370
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Edgar Johnson] Allen, FRS
Date10 March 1921
DescriptionInforms Dr. [Edgar Johnson] Allen that the question of publishing his paper has recently been considered by the Officers, who are reluctant to print coloured plates at the present moment, owing to the cost of this. Notes that they would only publish in colour if it could be conclusively shown that colour was essential for the exposition of scientific facts.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1170Allen; Edgar Johnson (1866 - 1942)1866 - 1942
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934); biologist and food scientist1864 - 1934
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