Romanticism and Science, 1773-1833, Volume 3

Front Cover
Tim Fulford
Taylor & Francis, 2002 - Science - 317 pages
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

PART
8
On the means of discovering the distance magnitude etc of
13
Extracts from On the construction of the heavens
27
Catalogue of a second thousand of new nebulae and clusters
40
Extract from The Mechanism of the Heavens
53
Description of a thermometer which marks the greatest degree
95
Conversations on Chemistry in which the Elements of that
114
Extract from The Excursion
137
On deductive habits or on the impression produced on mens
237
Account of the first aerostatic experiment made in England
249
Description of the underground inclined plane executed
255
James Brindley
263
Richard Arkwrights spinning jenny Samuel Cromptons mule
273
Extracts from Hydrostatic press and crane by Joseph Bramah
281
Historical and Descriptive Anecdotes of Steam Engines and
288
Gas lighting
299

Extract from Signs of the times
150
Extract from Proposals for Forming by Subscription in
175
Extracts from Reflections on the Decline of Science in England
186
Extract from A Discourse on the Studies of the University
192
Recommendations of the Committees with Notices
203
Lines suggested by the Third Meeting of the British
217
Extract from A Preliminary Discourse on the Study of Natural
229
Engine for cutting teeth of wheels by Henry Maudslay
308
Extracts from Threshing machine
316
Steam engine
344
Menaisuspension bridge
368
At Banavie
384
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information