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Reference numberRBO/15/60
Alternative reference numberRBO.15.291
LevelItem
TitleAccount of an Experiment with weights and balances explaining a mechanical paradox by J Desaguliers
Date1730
DescriptionExperiment carried out before the Royal Society on Thursday 11 February 1730
Engraved figure from 'Philosophical Transactions' attached
Read at the Royal Society on 25 February 1730/31
LanguageEnglish
Extent4 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 419, p 125
Related records in the catalogueCLP/18ii/33
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