Reference numberPT/27
TitleManuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1843
DateJuly 1842 - June 1843
DescriptionVolume of the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 133 of 'Philosophical Transactions'.

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. IV' by Edward Sabine;
'Contributions to terrestrial magnetism.—No. V' by Edward Sabine; and
'The Bakerian lecture.—An account of several new instruments and processes for determining the constants of a voltaic circuit' by Charles Wheatstone.
ExtentOne volume containing 11 papers and one letter
Physical descriptionVellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Dimensions39cm x 28cm
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
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