|Title||Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1808|
|Date||April 1807 - December 1808|
|Description||Volume of the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 98 of 'Philosophical Transactions' in 1808, and part of a paper by Humphry Davy published in 1809. An insert in the front of the volume states 'missing XIII'. A paper by Nevil Maskelyne titled 'On a new property of the tangents of three arches trisecting the circumference of a circle' is missing from this set of manuscripts.|
The volume includes some original illustrations and figures in various media (drawings, watercolours) in support of the papers.
|Extent||One volume containing 23 papers and one partial paper|
|Physical description||Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine|
|Dimensions||39cm x 28cm|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|