Reference numberRR/2/244
TitleReferee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the functions of the membrana tympani, the ossicles and muscles of the tympanum, and of the eustachian tube in the human ear, with an account of the muscles of the eustachian tube and their action in different classes of animals' by Joseph Toynbee
Date20 February 1851
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Suggests the author review work by other authors. Refers to work by Pappenheim [?], Johann Friedrich Cassebohm, Joseph Lieutaud, Hagenbach [?] and Emil Huschke. Considers the paper to contain less new material than the author professes, although it is based on 'actual observation and dissection'.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0078 Vol.6 1854
Related records in the catalogueAP.33.27
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7273Sharpey; William (1802 - 1880)1802 - 1880
NA7525Toynbee; Joseph (1815 - 1866)1815 - 1866
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