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Reference numberRR/8/249
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Thomas Henry Huxley, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper [attributed] 'On the structure and development of the skull in sturgeons (Acipenser ruthenus and A. sturio)' by William Kitchen Parker
Date30 July 1880
DescriptionConsiders there to be good ground for hesitating in spending extra on the paper. If this is brought to the author's attention, his friend Mr Bradgate [?], 'will come to his rescue'.

Addendum, has sent a circular signed under the previous President. Does not think Richard Owen will see it, 'but the point is not worth making a fuss about'. The next issue of the Proceedings will start with a blank page, Edwin Ray Lankester having objected to some of the conditions. Will prepare some more regulations for authors. Refers to Joseph Norman Lockyer, William Davidson Niven and James Dewar. The 'junior secretary's life is becoming a burden'.

Subject: Zoology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1880]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1882.0004 Vol.173 1882
Related records in the catalogueRR/8/240
RR/8/247
RR/8/248
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8243Huxley; Thomas Henry (1825 - 1895)1825 - 1895
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA6176Parker; William Kitchen (1823 - 1890)1823 - 1890
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