Reference numberPT/14/27
TitleLetter and plates, relating to 'On the compressibility of water' from Jacob Perkins to the Right Hon Sir Joseph Banks
Date7 June 1820
DescriptionLetter accompanying Perkins' paper 'On the compressibility of water', found at PT/16/26. Letter includes illustrations published with paper, showing a piezometer and cannon.

The letter was not published. The illustrations were published in Philosophical Transactions as part of the paper titled 'On the compressibility of water'.

Communicated by Sir Joseph Banks. Read 29 June 1820.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0136
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1820.0022
Related records in the cataloguePT/14/26
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
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