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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00212
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  273 x 223mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  German
Place:  Wien
Date:  1855-02-06
Short summary:  Gives the addressee a (requested) abstract of a book he has written about the different colours. Mentions strength and intensity of light, the movement of the aether molecules, the reaction of the retina and gives his calculations regarding the combination of two interfering kinds of light.
Person:  Beer, August, 1825-1863, Mathematician, Physicist, Professor, author
Person:  Ettingshausen, Andreas von, 1796-1878, person referred to
Person:  Frauenhofer, Joseph von, 1787-1826, Astronomer, Optician, Physicist, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Haidinger, Wilhelm von, 1795-1871, Geologist, Mineralogist, person referred to
Subject:  Physics
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