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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1849

Reference number: PT/36

Date: December 1848 - August 1849


The second of two volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers XVIII-XXIV published by the Royal Society in volume 139 of Philosophical Transactions in 1849. Also includes addendum to paper by John Stenhouse that was published in volume 140 of Philosophical Transactions in 1850.

The volume also includes some original illustrations and figures drawn in ink in support of the papers.

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December 1848 - August 1849
Physical description
Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Page extent
One volume containing eight papers

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    Dates: 1802-1865

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