|Title||Paper, draft of 'On the affections of light transmitted thro' various crystallised bodies' in a letter from David Brewster to Sir H [Humphry] Davy|
|Date||10 September 1813|
|Description||36 manuscript pages and five plates of unpublished watercolour illustrations of light passing through crystals. This is a draft version of the paper and illustrations located at PT/8/11. A note at the top of this paper indicates that Brewster was advised to submit the paper without coloured illustrations, and all illustrations are marked 'Withdrawn'.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions 'On the affections of light transmitted through crystallized bodies'.
Read 9 December 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 description||Ink on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0297|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/8/11|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7450||Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher||1781 - 1868|
|NA8200||Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist||1778 - 1829|