Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 82

Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 82 : Series B, Containing Papers of a Biological Character (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 82: Series B, Containing Papers of a Biological Character The analyses were carried out in the Caius College Chemical Laboratory, and my thanks are due to Dr. Ruhemann, of Caius College, for placing his apparatus at my disposal, and giving me every facility. If photosynthesis resulted in the accumulation of some known single substance, the increase of dry weight could be accurately calculated from the gain of carbon. As, however, starch, various sugars, proteids, and even oils may be produced, any basis for calculation must be in some degree arbitrary, and perfect correspondence between the calculated increase and that actually observed is not to be expected. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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  • Paperback | 748 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 38mm | 984g
  • English
  • 434 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243030746
  • 9780243030743