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Muirhead, James Patrick, 1813-1898.
London, J. Murray,
xvi, 580 p. front.,
Inventors. Scotland. Biography.
Inventors. Scotland. Correspondence.
Inserted after p. 344: « Fac-simile of the erroneous title-page prefixed to the separate copies of Mr. Cavendish’s ‘Experiments on air,’ read before the Royal society, January 15, 1784. »
Appendix: 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 Brougham … No. III. Summary of the history of the progress towards the discovery of the composition of water, and of the discovery itself.