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Unequal refrangibility of two differently coloured lights

Date

1874

Creator

C Laplante, Engraver

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height (print): 100mm
width (print): 104mm

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Description

Experiment to demonstrate the unequal refrangibility of two differently coloured lights, an illustration of Newton's first proposition, "Lights which differ in colour differ in refrangibility". From Contributions to solar physics, by J Norman Lockyer (London, 1874).

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