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The life of James Watt : with selections from his correspondence / by James Patrick Muirhead.

Author/creator Muirhead, James Patrick, 1813-1898
Format Electronic and Book
Edition2nd ed., rev. / with portraits and woodcuts.
Publication InfoLondon : J. Murray, 1859 (W. Clowes and Sons)
Description1 online resource (xvi, 572, 34 p., [4] leaves of plates) : ill., ports., facsims.
Supplemental Content
Caption title Life of Watt
Series The making of the modern world. Part 2 (1851-1914)
Making of the modern world. Part 2 (1851-1914) UNAUTHORIZED
General note"The right of translation is reserved."
General noteInserted after p. 334: "Typographical facsimile. Erroneous title-page prefixed to the separate copies of Mr. Cavendish's 'Experiments on air,' (Read before the Royal Society, January 15, 1784)."
General noteAppendix: No.I. List of the works of Denys Papin. No.II. Historical note on the discovery of the theory of the composition of water. By the Right Hon. Henry Lord Braugham. No.III. Summary of the history of the progress towards the discovery of the composition of water, and of the discovery itself. No.IV. Additional note on the discovery of the composition of water.
General noteIncludes index.
General notePublisher's advertising: 34 p., 3rd count.
General noteReproduction of the original from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library of Columbia University.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.

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