Record

Reference numberRR/1/191
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by George Biddell Airy, on a paper 'On the construction and use of single achromatic eye-pieces, and their superiority to the double eye-piece of Huyghens' by Joseph Bancroft Reade
Date25 February 1840
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, as it is a paper of 'vague discussion, without anything very new in principle'.

Subject: Optometry

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1837-1843].
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0089
Related records in the catalogueRR/1/192
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and mathematician1801 - 1892
NA2965Reade; Joseph Bancroft (1801 - 1870)1801 - 1870
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