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descriptive history of the steam enginedRobert Stuart.

Robert Stuart

descriptive history of the steam enginedRobert Stuart.

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Published by Knight and Lacey in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [48] leaves of plates, 228p. ;
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20581993M

History. The expansive property of heated air was known to the ancients. Hero of Alexandria's Pneumatica describes devices that might be used to automatically open temple doors when a fire was lit on a sacrificial altar. Devices called hot air engines, or simply air engines, have been recorded from as early as In , Guillaume Amontons (–) presented, to the Royal Academy of. history of herkimer county, n. y., f. w. beers & co. 36 vesey street, a biographical history of clermont, or livingston manor before and during the war of independence; with a sketch of the first steam navigation of fulton and livingston.


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Page 85 - Papin's digester, and formed a species of steam-engine by fixing upon it a syringe, one-third of an inch diameter, with a solid piston, and furnished also with a cock to admit the steam from the digester, or shut it off at pleasure, as well as to open a communication from the inside of the syringe to the open air, by which the steam contained in the syringe might escape.

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Added t.-p., illus "Chronological list of patents for improvements on the steam engine, and for saving fuel by the construction of the fire-place and boiler": p.

[] A DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE. by Robert Stuart. Published by Nonsuch. 1st thus. Nearly fine condition. Modern Edition. First published inthis book charts the history of the steam engine from its roots in ancient Greece to the sophistication it had achieved by the early nineteenth century.

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The first recorded rudimentary steam engine was the aeolipile described by Heron of Alexandria in 1st-century Roman Egypt. Several steam-powered devices were later experimented with or proposed, such as Taqi al-Din's steam jack, a steam turbine in 16th-century Ottoman Egypt, and Thomas Savery's steam pump in 17th-century England.

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This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains. Robert Stuart, A Descriptive History of the Steam Engine, London, J. Knight and H. Lacey, pages. Stuart was a civil engineer. Stuart gives a lot of detail on the the operational details of the engines and the portion on Watt occupies about 45 pages in the center of the book.

From "A Descriptive History of the Steam Engine" by Robert Stuart, p Second edition, This remarkable book is a detailed and highly competent account of the early history of steam power, describing inventors and engines I have seen nowhere else; it is.

including steam, diesel, and gasoline powered models, steam traction engines, and road working machines. The Theory of the Steam Engine-F.

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Published: () The steam engine familiarly explained and illustrated with an historical sketch of its invention and progressive improvement, its applications to navigation and railways, with plain maxims for railway. Robert Stuart’s books. Robert Stuart Average rating: 15 ratings 2 reviews 33 distinct works.

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Railway locomotives, traction engines, and steam ships have traditionally been fitted with a whistle for warning and communication purposes. Large diameter steam whistles were used on light houses, likely beginning in the s. This book is the only one I have ever seen that has a whole chapter on rotaries.

The Simpson & Shipton engine is on the frontispiece, so the author presumably thought it was not just a waste of time and steam. "A Descriptive History of the Steam Engine" by Robert Stuart, p Second edition, ".

NP: NPR, c. Leather-bound. 3/4 leather over marbled boards. Spine and leather corners chafed,edgewear. binding tight pages plus ten pages of engraved plates.

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Published in by John Knight and Henry Lacey, London. STATIONARY STEAM ENGINES OF GREAT BRITAIN VOLUME 1: YORKSHIRE. by George Watkins. Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. The National Photographic Collection.

Landmark Collector's Library. Photographs and descriptions of over stationary steam engines photographed between Smiles's Lives of the Engineers, iii. ; Kley's Einfach und direktwirkenden Woolf'schen Wasserhaltungsmaschinen der Grube Altenberg bei Aachen, Stuttgart, ; Gregory's Treatise of Mechanics,ii.

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