Reference numberMC/5/106
TitleLetter from J P [James Prescott] Joule, Acton Square, Salford, to Colonel [Edward] Sabine, [Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date23 May 1853
DescriptionExpressing his discontent at references made to some of his experiments in a letter from M Regnault, published in the 'Proceedings' on 21 April 1853. Joule includes a quote, in French, of Regnault's reference and defends the limitations of his own experiment on the air engine, published in the first part of the 'Philosophical Transactions' 1852, p.74.

[The third page is on a different paper, labelled MC/5/106a within the volume.]
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0108
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1852.0006
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7041Joule; James Prescott (1818 - 1889); physicist1818 - 1889
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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