Reference numberPT/36
TitleManuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1849
DateDecember 1848 - August 1849
DescriptionThe second of two volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers XVIII-XXIV published by the Royal Society in volume 139 of Philosophical Transactions in 1849. Also includes addendum to paper by John Stenhouse that was published in volume 140 of Philosophical Transactions in 1850.

The volume also includes some original illustrations and figures drawn in ink in support of the papers.
ExtentOne volume containing eight papers
Physical descriptionVellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Dimensions39cm x 28cm
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Access statusOpen
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