Antedated Books


I CANNOT allow that our Transactions are antedated, as is asserted by “Another F.Z.S.” As is the case with the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society and the Linnean Transactions, no date beyond the year of issue is given on the cover, but there is the additional advantage of the date at which each number goes through the press at the bottom of the sheets. There can, however, I think, be no objection to giving a still more exact date of publication on the cover, and this, in accordance with “Another F.Z.S.'s” suggestion, for which I am much obliged to him, I propose to do in future.

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SCLATER, P. Antedated Books. Nature 14, 392 (1876).

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