Romanticism and Science, 1773-1833, Volume 1

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

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Contents

Extracts from Preliminary Discourse on the Study
1
The Bakerian lecture On some new phenomena of chemical
2
Heat 195
13
Extract from A Discourse on the Studies of the University 192
14
PART
15
A letter from William Herschel Esq F R S to Sir Joseph Banks Bart
16
PART
17
PART
19
Extract from Good Tidings or News from the Farm
114
Geology and paleontology
121
Remarks on certain strictures made on the first edition of this
122
PART 11
125
Pamphlets on vaccination
131
Extracts from Organic Remains of a Former World
137
On the employment of children in cotton mills
138
On the comparative health of the British Navy 17791814 with
157

Extracts from Zoonomia Or the Laws of Organic Life
21
Recommendations of the Committees with Notices
31
Gas lighting 299
33
Extract from Dissertation upon the Philosophy of Light Heat
36
Catalogue of a second thousand of new nebulae and clusters
40
Extracts from Essays on Physiognomy for the Promotion
43
Botany
47
Extract from Reflections on the Revolution in France
53
And several appearances
59
Extract from Experiments upon Vegetables
64
Extract from A Sketch or Short Description of Dr Grahams
69
of the Temple of Health Adelphi and the Temple of Hymen
71
Lines suggested by the Third Meeting of the British
74
Engine for cutting teeth of wheels by Henry Maudslay
87
Mensuration and instruments
93
PART 13
95
PART 21
96
Preface to the first edition of The Morbid Anatomy of Some
99
PART 10
103
Extract from The Climate of London Deduced from
111
Extracts from The Manufacturing Population of England
159
Institutionalisation
173
PART 7
179
A Tale of Paraguay
182
Extracts from Reflections on the Decline of Science in England
186
Extracts from Reliquiae Diluvianae
192
Extracts from A Plain and Rational Account of the Nature
203
Extracts from Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of the
208
Extracts from The Lectures of J B de Mainauduc
219
Light
239
Electricity electrochemistry galvanism and magnetism
247
James Brindley
263
Account of the new electrical or galvanic apparatus
276
Index
281
Experiments on the effect of a current of electricity on
294
Extract from Researches into the Physical History of Mankind
296
On fluid chlorine
298
Extract from A System of Phrenology
312
Extract from Magnetism and electricity
314
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