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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1852

Reference number: PT/43

Date: February 1851 - June 1852

Description

The first of three volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 142 of Philosophical Transactions in 1852. This volume comprises papers I-XI.

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

Missing from this volume are manuscripts for the following papers:
'On the automatic registration of magnetometers, and meteorological instruments, by photography. —No. IV' by Charles Brooke; and
'On a general law of density in saturated vapours' by John James Waterston.

Reference number
PT/43
Earliest possible date
February 1851 - June 1852
Physical description
Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Page extent
One volume containing 11 papers
Format
Manuscript

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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1852, February 1851 - June 1852, PT/43, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_43/manuscripts-of-papers-published-in-philosophical-transactions-1852, accessed on 17 June 2024

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  • Philosophical Transactions

    Dates: 1802-1865

    The 'Philosophical Transactions' collection comprises manuscript versions of papers published in The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the world’s first and longest continuously running journal dedicated to science.

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