Reference numberAP/10/3
TitleUnpublished paper, 'The principal substance of Bush's system of natural philosophy collected into as few words as possible' by Edwd [Edward] Bush
Date29 January 1822
DescriptionBush lists his 17 fundamental principles of natural philosophy, mostly relating to light. His principles include that matter is made up of 'minute impenetrable spherical particles', that light is a sensation, and that light is the cause of celestial motion and the rotation of the sun.

Subject: Natural Philosophy / Physics

Written by Bush at no 5 Bath Street, Hackey Road [London].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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