Record

Reference numberRBO/2i/7
Alternative reference numberRBO.2i.37
LevelItem
Title'A Brief Account of the Experiments tryd with Glasse Balls' by Robert Hooke
Date26 November 1662
Description- of Driving out the Air by heat onely
- of driving it out by Vapours
- of their besaking of themselves
- of their breaking by a knock
-of the Quantity of Water they admitted
- of the weight of the Air admitted
- of their shrinking and stretching
- of their besaking outwards

Provides reasoning on results and some questions for future experiments
Figure in text
LanguageEnglish
Extent5 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBC/1/60
RBO/2ii/7
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
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