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Correspondence concerning "Principles of Embryology"., 1946-1958

Identifier: Coll-41/2/2/2

Scope and Contents

File includes: letters from the book's publishers George Allen & Unwin Ltd concerning the layout and printing of the book and various other administrative matters; copies of reviews and press cuttings; letters from various people who had read the book; an 'Agreement: Publication on Royalty Basis' between George Allen and Unwin Ltd and Waddington (19 November 1951); letters from various regarding permission to reproduce parts of, or illustrations from, the book and a couple of letters in German from academic colleagues.


  • Creation: 1946-1958

Language of Materials

English German

Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to the researcher completing a Data Protection undertaking form wherever noted.

Biographical / Historical

Waddington's book Principles of Embryology was published in 1956 (London: Allen and Unwin).


1 folder

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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