X.—On the Fossil Plants in the Ravenhead Collection in the Free Library and Museum, Liverpool

Robert Kidston
1890 Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh  
A copy of Mr Marrat's paper "On the Fossil Ferns in the Ravenhead Collection" having come into my hands, I was led to visit the Liverpool Free Public Museum in 1886, and again in 1887, with the object of examining this interesting collection, and while doing so I received every assistance from Mr Thomas J. Moore, the Curator, and Mr F. P. Marrat, to whom I take this opportunity of expressing my indebtedness for the many kindnesses I received while studying the Ravenhead plants. I have further
more » ... s. I have further the pleasure of acknowledging the privilege accorded me by the Museum Committee, through the kind offices of the Rev. H. H. Higgins, which allowed me to have a number of specimens sent to Stirling, where I could more advantageously examine them than in the Museum, where the literature of the subject is limited.
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