|Title||Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1856|
|Date||February 1852 - December 1855|
|Description||The first of four volumes containing the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 146 of Philosophical Transactions in 1856. This volume comprises papers I-IX.|
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:
'Some observations on the ova of the salmon, in relation to the distribution of species; in a letter addressed to Charles Darwin, Esq., M. A., V. P. R. S.' by John Davy.
|Extent||One volume containing eight papers and one letter|
|Physical description||Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine|
|Dimensions||39cm x 28cm|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related records in the catalogue||MS/421/1|