Reference numberRR/14/171
TitleLetter from John H Grindley, regarding a paper 'An experimental investigation of the thermodynamical properties of superheated steam.— On the cooling of saturated steam by free expansion' by John H Grindley
Date4 October 1899
DescriptionHas endeavoured to make alterations to the paper, as recommended. Does not fully understand the request to alter the title of the paper. Refers to work by Gustave-Adolphe Hirn, and the differences between his work and the work of the current paper. Requests that part one not be omitted. Encloses some additional material.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Endorsed on recto as received 9 October 1899.
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1900.0013 Vol.194 1900
Related records in the catalogueRR/14/166
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