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English barometers, 1680-1860

Nicholas Goodison

English barometers, 1680-1860

a history of domestic barometers and their makers.

by Nicholas Goodison

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Published by C. N. Potter; distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barometer.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 341-343.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC886
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20314691M

    An interesting book 1680-1860 book Robert FitzRoy, Captain English barometers HMS Beagle during the famous voyage with Charles Darwin, and in later life a passionate advocate of the use of the barometer to reduce fatalities at sea. Any indulgence extended to bidders, buyers or sellers by us notwithstanding the strict terms of these Conditions or of the Terms of Consignment shall affect the position at the relevant time only and in respect of that particular concession only; in all other respects these Conditions shall be construed as having full force and effect. Reading List Below are a list of publications related to English antique furniture that may be of interest to you to gain a better understanding of the history or a respective period, style or maker. The auctioneer shall act reasonably in exercising this discretion.

    Otherwise, storage charges may be incurred. Tomlin, MauriceEnglish Furniture, London, Ref: K - C An unusual feature for an angle barometer is the glazed hinged door which protects the plate. Jourdain, MargaretRegency Furniture —, 2nd revised edition, London, III, London,

    It is well known 1680-1860 book the compilers and printers of early trade directories were none too reliable when it came to spelling names or addresses correctly. However, the following are only recorded in the Dictionary if there is 1680-1860 book that they were actually involved in producing furniture: joiners, turners, carvers, japanners, auctioneers and appraisers. A good general guide to mercury and aneroid barometers, barographs and sympiesometers. A fascinating collection of strange weather instruments including the weather glass, the shark oil barometer, the weather house, the Tempest Prognosticator, the use of frogs, and many, many more!! This book has become the standard work on barometers and everyone interested in the subject should have a copy.


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