Reference numberRBC/2
TitleVolume 2, 1662-1667 - Register Book Copy containing copies of notable scientific papers submitted to the Royal Society
DescriptionFair copies of scientific papers submitted to the Royal Society, judged to have significant original content and entered into the register book to establish precedence for the discovery or idea. Many of the papers take the form of accounts of experiments, methodologies for carrying out activities for example brewing or gilding techniques, or observations of natural substances and phenomena. Titles of papers at front and back of volume.
Extent1 volume
Physical descriptionLeather bound volume with card slip covers
NotesPage numbers in the margins refers to Register Book Original volume 2ii and volume 3
Access statusOpen
Related materialRegister Book Original [RBO/2]
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