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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1852

Reference number: PT/43

Date: February 1851 - June 1852


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.

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February 1851 - June 1852
Physical description
Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Page extent
One volume containing 11 papers

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    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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