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Reference numberPT/33
LevelSubSeries
TitleManuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1847
Date1841-1844
DescriptionThe second of two volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 137 of Philosophical Transactions in 1847. This volume contains meteorological observations that accompany James Glaisher's paper titled 'On the amount of the radiation of heat, at night, from the earth, and from various bodies placed on or near the surface of the earth'.
ExtentOne volume containing one set of observations
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionVellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Dimensions39cm x 28cm
Access statusOpen
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