Reference numberAP/7
TitleArchived papers: volume 7, scientific papers submitted the Royal Society unpublished or abstracted, 1787-1811
DescriptionContains 34 documents submitted to the Royal Society but not published at the time of receipt. The papers are arranged alphabetically by author and cover the period of 1787-1811 [spine reads 1787-1809]. Includes an index at the beginning of the volume.

AP/7/16-34 consists of a published paper by Charles Wildbore appearing in volume 80 of Philosophical Transactions as 'On spherical motion', as well as the accompanying referees' reports, mostly by Nevil Maskelyne, and associated correspondence.
ExtentOne volume containing 20 letters, 13 papers, one set of observations, one translation, and one note
Physical descriptionVellum-covered volume, gilded title on the spine
Dimensions39cm x 26cm
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Access statusOpen
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