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The second of two volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 145 of Philosophical Transactions in 1855. This volume comprises papers IX-XVII.

The volume also includes some original illustrations and figures in various media (drawings, watercolours) in support of the papers.

Reference number
PT/51
Earliest possible date
November 1850 - June 1855
Physical description
Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Page extent
One volume containing nine papers
Format
Manuscript

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Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1855, November 1850 - June 1855, PT/51, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_51/manuscripts-of-papers-published-in-philosophical-transactions-1855, accessed on 18 April 2024

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