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Reference numberPT/37
LevelSubSeries
TitleManuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1850
DateMarch 1849 - April 1850
DescriptionThe first of three volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 140 of Philosophical Transactions in 1850. This volume comprises papers I-XIV.

The volume also includes some original illustrations and figures in drawn in ink in support of the papers.

Missing from this volume is the manuscript for the following paper:
'On the automatic registration of magnetometers, and meteorological instruments, by photography.—No. III' by Charles Brooke.
ExtentOne volume containing 14 papers
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionVellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine
Dimensions39cm x 28cm
Access statusOpen
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