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Special Royal Society tercentenary number.

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Work of some of the society's commit-tees. The Royal Society was already nearly years old when this tribute from so verslatile a genius was made. That the American Philosophical Society's ob-jects were so close to those of the Royal Society shows clearly how well ac-quainted Franklin was with the work of the London Society.

The first con. THE TERCENTENARY OF EVELYN'S SYLVA By J. LAWRIE fPHE first of our great books on forestry, and also the first book to receive the imprimatur of the Royal Society, was John Evelyn's Sylva which was published three hundred years ago in Dedicated to Charles II, founder of the Royal.

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On 7 February A. Hill, then the Royal Society's Biological Secretary, wrote to Keynes requesting insights on what would constitute an appropriate gift for the Society to send to the Soviet scientific community, in recognition of their celebrations of the Newton tercentenary.

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A chronicle of the progress and achievement of. Election to the Royal Society’s Fellowship is a coveted accolade for scientists; since women as well as men have been eligible for this honour. Today there are approximately 1, fellows and foreign members. Since the society has occupied premises in Carlton House Terrace, London, where meetings are held and the society’s extensive archival and other resources are housed.

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The Royal Society of London, of which Graunt was elected a fellow, commemorated the tercentenary of the publication of his Observations by holding a special series of scientific meetings to which leading demographers in England and other countries contributed papers (Glass ).

Following inquiries made in September by the commissioners of the navy to the Royal Society concerning timber trees, he drew up a report which he enlarged and presented to the Royal Society on 16 February Sylva was the first book published by order of the Society.

It was an immediate success, and more than a thousand copies were sold. John M. Keynes, “Newton, the Man,” pp. 27–34 in Newton Tercentenary Celebrations (Royal Society of London, Cambridge University Press, ).

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by the Royal College of Physicians, a banquet at the Dorchester Hotel, and a reception given by the Harveian Society at Gray's Inn (of whichWilliam Harvey was a member), and there were special meetings of the Osler Club and of the historical section of the Royal Society ofMedicine, at which anaddress written by Fulton was read for him.

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