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Reference numberCLP/18i/142
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'An account of several experiments touching the seeming spontaneous asscention of water between two glasse planes' by Francis Hauksbee
Date[1709]
DescriptionHauksbee describes experiments regarding the ascension of water between two glass planes and shares his observations. He writes: 'The several Experiments, which already hath been made in relation to the Spontaneous Ascent of Water in small Tubes, not only by my self, but several others, with much the same success, gave me the occasion of thinking, whether the Figure of the Vessel might, or might not, contribute to the oddness of the Appearance.'

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Several experiments touching the seeming spontaneous ascent of water'
LanguageEnglish
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1708.0039
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8345Hauksbee; Francis (c 1660 - 1713)c 1660 - 1713
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