Franklin

A description of the nature, construction, and use of the Torricellian, or simple barometer. [electronic resource] : With a scale of rectification for estimating the true altitude of the column of mercurcy (equal to the Weight of the Atmosphere) to the Hundredth Part of an Inch. Also The Theory and Construction of the Compound Barometer; the Nature and Use of the Thermometer, and Hygrometer. With an appendix. Containing an Analytical Solution of a Barometrical Problem. The whole illustrated by Copper-Plate Figures of the several Instruments. By Benjamin Martin.

Author/Creator:
Martin, Benjamin, 1705-1782.
Publication:
London : printed for, and sold by the author, in Fleet-Street, and by the booksellers in city and country, MDCCLXXVIII. [1778]
Format/Description:
Book
[2],iii,[2],4-24p.,plate ; 8⁰.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Barometers.
Hygrometers.
Thermometers.
Temperature measurements.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T122472.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.