|Title||Paper, 'On the communication of the structure of doubly refracting crystals to glass, muriate of soda, fluor spar and other substances by mechanical compression and dilatation' by David Brewster in a letter to the Rt Hon Sir Joseph Banks|
|Description||Illustrations for this paper have been separated from the manuscript and are found at PT/73/5/10-11.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the communication of the structure of doubly refracting crystals to glass, muriate of soda, fluor spar, and other substances, by mechanical compression and dilatation. By David Brewster, LL. D. F. R. S. Lond. and Edin. In a letter addressed to the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. G. C. B. P. R. S'.
Read 29 February 1816.
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 2, 1833.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0033|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/73/5/10|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7450||Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher||1781 - 1868|
|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist||1744 - 1820|