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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1857

Reference number: PT/58

Date: February 1856 - November 1857

Description

The third of four volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 147 of Philosophical Transactions in 1857. This volume comprises papers XIV-XXIX

Also includes some original illustrations and figures in drawn in ink in support of the papers.

Missing from this volume is the manuscript for the following paper:
'On the immediate principles of human excrements in the healthy state' by William Marcet.

Reference number
PT/58
Earliest possible date
February 1856 - November 1857
Physical description
Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Page extent
One volume containing 15 papers
Format
Manuscript

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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1857, February 1856 - November 1857, PT/58, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_58/manuscripts-of-papers-published-in-philosophical-transactions-1857, accessed on 27 May 2024

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