|Title||Paper, 'Aµóρфωτɑ. No 2. On the epipŏlic dispersion of light, being a supplement to a paper entitled "On a case of superficial colour presented by a homogeneous liquid internally colourless"' by Sir J F W [John Frederick William] Herschel|
|Date||1 February 1845|
|Description||A manuscript annotation by Samuel Hunter Christie questions whether Herschel meant to date his paper 1 March 1845.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as '’Aμóρϕωτa, no. II.— on the epipŏlic dispersion of light, being a supplement to a paper entitled, “On a case of superficial colour presented by a homogeneous liquid internally colourless."'
Written by Herschel at Collingwood [Kent, England] and addressed to Dr [Peter Mark] Roget at Somerset House, London. Received by the Royal Society on 6 March 1845. Read 3 April 1845.
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 5, 1851.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0042|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8238||Herschel; Sir; John Frederick William (1792 - 1871); astronomer||1792 - 1871|
|NA6616||Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist||1779 - 1869|
|NA8168||Christie; Samuel Hunter (1784 - 1865); mathematician||1784 - 1865|