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Reference numberRR/2/109
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by Roderick Impey Murchison, on a paper 'An account of some recent researches near Cairo, undertaken with the view of throwing light upon the geological history of the alluvial land of Egypt' by Leonard Horner
Date5 March 1855
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Has not seen the diagrams so cannot offer an opinion of them. The tables should be finished in small type. Leaves it to the Committee to decide whether to print this part at the current time, or to wait until the second part is completed and print them together.

Subject: Geology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1858.0005 Vol.148 1858
Related records in the catalogueRR/2/110
RR/2/111
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8081Murchison; Sir; Roderick Impey (1792 - 1871); geologist and geographer1792 - 1871
NA6219Horner; Leonard (1785 - 1864)1785 - 1864
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