|Title||Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1842|
|Date||June 1841 - August 1842|
|Description||Volume of the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 132 of 'Philosophical Transactions'. A note at the beginning of the volume indicates that papers by Sabine, Rees, and Forbes are missing.|
The volume includes some original illustrations and figures drawn in ink in support of the papers.
Missing from this volume are manuscripts for the following papers:
'Contributions to terrestrial magnetism. — No. III' by Edward Sabine;
'On the chemical analysis of the contents of the thoracic duct in the human subject' by George Owen Rees; and
'The Bakerian Lecture.— On the transparency of the atmosphere and the law of extinction of the solar rays in passing through it' by James David Forbes.
|Extent||One volume containing 13 papers and two letters|
|Physical description||Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine|
|Dimensions||39cm x 28cm|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/75/2|