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English barometers, 1680-1860

Nicholas Goodison

English barometers, 1680-1860

a history of domestic barometers and their makers.

by Nicholas Goodison

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atmospheric Pressure -- instrumentation.,
  • Equipment and Supplies.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 353 p.
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14791396M
    ISBN 10304931446

    ENGLISH STICK BAROMETER An English, so-called bow front stick barometer, made at the end of the 18th century. The mahogany-veneered case has an austere form with only the moulded caddy top and the urn-shaped cistern cover to break its soberness. The silvered register plates are protected by a bowed glass, the recorder with vernier scale being. English Barometers, by Goodison, Barometers by Goodison. You Searched For: The standard book about English barometers. Includes biographical notes on fifty of the most important barometer makers and retailers, with a list of about other makers and retailers. A Fine+ copy with no inscriptions in a near Fine unclipped.

    May 17,  · A recent estate sale (it’s hard work being retired!) yielded a fine Nicholas Goodison page book, “English Barometers ”, for a few dollars. It shows a Ramsden mercury barometer with a dual scale of quote “flatmountaingirls.com English and French inches divided into 1/10in. and 1/12in. Book of American Clocks by Brooks Palmer, , MacMillan. Dictionary of American Clock & Watchmakers by Kenneth A. Sposato, , Private English Barometers by Nicholas Goodison, Antique Collectors' Club (England) The History of the Barometer.

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This book has become the standard work on barometers and everyone interested in. ENGLISH BAROMETERS A History of Domestic Barometers and Their Makers Other Work Author: English Barometers, review edition,Matthew Boulton: Ormolu,Goodison Review Securing the Best for our Museums" Private Giving and Government Support, Who knows how many of these instruments were made, but even Goodison has only a 'contemporary drawing, dated ' of this barometer to show in his book, 'English Barometers ' and discusses the features and merits of the instrument with never having seen an actual example, stating that at the time of writing he had ' yet to see an.

Barometers - twenty one titles: Goodison, Nicholas ENGLISH BAROMETERS Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridgedj; Goodison, Nicholas ENGLISH BAROMETERS first edition, Cassell and Company Limited, Londondj; Banfield, Edwin, a set of three works BAROMETERS, Wheel or Banjo; BAROMETERS, Stick or Cistern Tube and BAROMETERS, Aneroid.

Goodison (N.): English Barometers - O/P. pages, plates, 2nd edition, reprinted An excellent history of domestic barometers with a listing of. For a detailed history of the origin and development of the marine barometer, see chapter 8 of Banfield in which numerous examples of these fascinating instruments are illustrated.

Bibliography: Barometer Makers and Retailers – by Edwin Banfield, Baros Books. English Barometers by Nicholas Goodison, Antique Collectors’ flatmountaingirls.com: Nixon.Nicholas Goodison is the author of English Barometers, ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews), These Fragments ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 re /5(11).Nicholas Goodison interestingly comments in his book 'English Barometers ' that Adam's signature also appears on a pair of exemptional 'wheel' instruments comprising a barometer and a matching thermometer which are now in the collection of Woburn Abby which presumably can also be dated to the last ten years of the maker's life.