Annals of Philosophy, Or, Magazine of Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mechanics, Natural History, Agriculture, and the Arts, Volume 5
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Page 62 - Appendix to the preceding Paper on the changes which appear to have taken place in the Declination of some of the fixed Stars ; and 7.
Page 237 - A Practical Treatise on Gas Light ; exhibiting a summary Description of the Apparatus and Machinery best calculated for illuminating Streets, Houses, and Manufactories, with...
Page 320 - ... and having ascertained it in a satisfactory manner, made it the subject of his inaugural dissertation in 1754, when the degree of Doctor of Medicine was conferred upon him by the University of Edinburgh. Next year he published his experiments upon magnesia alia, quicklime, and other alhalnie substances, in which the whole subject was developed at length.
Page 303 - SYSTEM of CONCHOLOGY, describing the Orders, Genera, and Species of Shells, arranged into Divisions and Families : with a View to facilitate the Student's Attainment of the Science. By JOHN MAWE, In 8vo. with 36 Plates, plain, and coloured Frontispiece. Price 11. 1s., or the whole beautifully coloured, 21. 12s. 6d. Bds. By the same Author, A TREATISE on DIAMONDS and PRECIOUS STONES.
Page 303 - An Account of some recent Discoveries in Hieroglyphical Literature and Egyptian Antiquities ; including the author's original Alphabet as extended by Mr. Champollion; with a Translation of five unpublished Greek and Egyptian Manuscripts.
Page 383 - Journal of a Voyage to the Northern Whale Fishery; including researches and discoveries on the Eastern Coast of West Greenland, made in the Summer of 1822, in the ship Baffin, of Liverpool.
Page 384 - Narrative of a Journey from the Shores of Hudson's Bay, to the mouth of the...
Page 135 - Munster coal-district occupies a considerable portion of the counties of Limerick and Kerry, and a large part of the county of Cork. It is by much the most extensive in Ireland ; but as yet there is not sufficient information respecting the number, extent, or thickness of the beds of coal it may contain. ' Coal and culm have been raised for near a century in the neighbourhood of Kanturk, in the county of Cork.
Page 71 - Dr.Marcet, and Mr. Allen. — Experimental Philosophy, by Mr. Allen. — Theory of Medicine and Materia Medica, by Dr.
Page 73 - Expedition undertaken by Order of the French Government. In a Series of Letters to a Friend, by J. Arago, Draftsman to the Expedition.