|Title||Portion of paper, 'An account of the preliminary experiments and ultimate construction of a refracting telescope of 7.8 inches aperture, with a fluid concave lens' by Peter Barlow in a letter to Davies Gilbert|
|Description||Portion of paper beginning with the section 'Description of the Telescope Stand'.|
Subject: Scientific Instruments
Paper published in volume 119 of Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of the preliminary experiments and ultimate construction of a refracting telescope of 7.8 inches aperture, with a fluid concave lens. In a letter addressed to Davies Gilbert, Esq. President of the Royal Society. By Peter Barlow, Esq. F. R. S. &c'.
Read 18 December 1828.
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.1815.0356|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA5788||Barlow; Peter (1776 - 1862); mathematician||1776 - 1862|
|NA8707||Gilbert; Davies (1767-1839)||1767-1839|