Reference numberRR/10/69
TitleLetter from Edwin Ray Lankester, to the Secretaries of the Royal Society, regarding a paper 'On the morphology of birds' by William Kitchen Parker
Date27 March 1887
DescriptionHas undertaken the unpleasant task of refereeing the paper. Asks that his report remain confidential and limited to the members of the Committee. Has personal regard for William Kitchen Parker and does 'not wish to appear as the special instrument of pain to him - unless it is necessary - which it appears to me it is not'.

Subject: Zoology, Physiology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1887]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1887.0015 Vol.42 1887
Related records in the catalogueRR/10/66
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8247Lankester; Sir; Edwin Ray (1847 - 1929)1847 - 1929
NA6176Parker; William Kitchen (1823 - 1890)1823 - 1890
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