|Title||Paper, 'Experiments for investigating the cause of the coloured concentric rings discovered by Sir I [Isaac] Newton between two object glasses laid upon one another' by William Herschel|
|Description||42 pages of manuscript paper and one page of 13 figures showing arrangements of lenses and glasses.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Experiments for investigating the cause of the coloured concentric rings, discovered by Sir Isaac Newton, between two object-glasses laid upon one another'.
Read 15 February 1807.
Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 1, 1832.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0144|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/1/10/1|
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|NA8060||Herschel; Sir; William (1738 - 1822); astronomer||1738 - 1822|