Reference numberPT/7/13
TitlePaper, 'On some properties of light' in a letter from David Brewster to Sir H [Humphry] Davy
DescriptionIncludes original letter with manuscript dated 19 December 1812 as well as a follow-up letter commenting on proofs of the paper dated 23 March 1813.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On some properties of light. By David Brewster, LL. D. F. R. S. Edin. In a letter to Sir Humphry Davy, F. R. S'.

Written by Brewster at 23 Duke Street in Edinburgh. Read 28 January 1813.

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 1, 1832.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0268
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1813.0016
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7450Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher1781 - 1868
NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist1778 - 1829
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