Reference numberRR/5/243
TitleLetter from John Wood, to George Gabriel Stoke, regarding an unknown paper
Date30 December 1864
DescriptionRequests permission to withdraw his paper and drawings for the purposes of 'remodelling' as suggested by William Sharpey. Since submitting the paper, has met with 'several other abnormalities', which he hopes to report to the Royal Society and include in a future paper.

[Publication status unknown - paper untraced]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6412Wood; John (1825 - 1891)1825 - 1891
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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