|Title||Manuscripts of papers published in Philosophical Transactions, 1864|
|Date||March 1862 - September 1864|
|Description||This volume contains the manuscript versions of papers published by the Royal Society in volume 143 of Philosophical Transactions in 1864.|
The volume also includes some original illustrations and figures in various media (drawings, watercolours) in support of the papers.
Missing from this volume are manuscripts for the following papers:
'Catalogue of nebulæ and clusters of stars' by John Frederick William Herschel;
'On the absorption and radiation of heat by gaseous and liquid matter.—Fourth memoir' by John Tyndall; and
'A comparison of the most notable disturbances of the magnetic declination in 1858 and 1859 at Kew and at Nertschinsk; preceded by a brief retrospective view of the progress of the investigation into the laws and causes of the magnetic disturbances' by Edward Sabine.
|Extent||One volume containing 16 papers|
|Physical description||Vellum-covered volume, gilded title on spine|
|Dimensions||35.5cm x 24.5cm|
|Related records in the catalogue||MS/421|