Catalogue of Books and Papers Relating to Electricity, Magnetism, the Electric Telegraph, &c: Including the Ronalds Library, Volume 2

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Alfred James Frost
E. & F. N. Spon, 1880 - Electric power - 564 pages
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Page 499 - NOTES of a COURSE of SEVEN LECTURES On ELECTRICAL PHENOMENA and THEORIES, delivered at the Royal Institution AD 1870.
Page 533 - Book of Facts in Science and Art, exhibiting the most important Discoveries and Improvements in Mechanics, Useful Arts, Natural Philosophy, Chemistry, Astronomy, Meteorology, Zoology, Botany, Mineralogy, Geology, Geography, Antiquities, etc.
Page 125 - Six Discourses delivered before the Royal Society at their Anniversary Meetings, on the award of the Royal and Copley Medals ; preceded by an Address to the Society on the progress and prospects of Science, by Sir Humphry Davy, Bart.
Page 227 - Illustrated. is 6d 7. ELECTRICITY; showing the General Principles of Electrical Science, and the purposes to which it has been applied. By Sir W. SNOW HARRIS, FRS, &c. With Additions by R. SABINE, CE, FSA is. 6d. 7*.
Page ix - Mr. Barrow presents his compliments to Mr. Ronalds, and acquaints him, with reference to his note of the 3rd instant, that telegraphs of any kind are now wholly unnecessary, and that no other than the one now in use will be adopted.
Page 349 - The / Laying of the Cable, / or / The Ocean Telegraph ; / Being / A Complete and Authentic Narrative / of the / Attempt to Lay the Cable Across the Entrance to the Gulf/ of St. Lawrence in 1855, /And of the/ Three Atlantic Telegraph Expeditions / of 1857 and 1858...
Page 72 - A Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art. Fourth Edition, re-edited by the late WT BRANDE (the Author) and GEORGE W. Cox, MA 3 vols. medium 8vo. price 63s.
Page 27 - Notes and diagrams illustrative of the directions of the forces acting at and near the surface of the earth, in different parts of the Brunswick tornado of June 19, 1835.
Page 263 - An Attempt to demonstrate that all the Phenomena in Nature may be explained by two simple active Principles, Attraction and Repulsion : wherein the Attractions of Cohesion, Gravity, and Magnetism, are shown to be one and the same, and the Phenomena of the latter are more particularly explained.
Page 65 - The Longitude Found; or a treatise shewing an easie and speedy way, as well by Night as by Day, to find the Longitude, having but the Latitude of the Place and the Inclination of the...

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