A History of Inventions, Discoveries, and Origins, Volume II (of 2)
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A History of Inventions, Discoveries, and Origins, Volume II (of 2)

By Johann Beckman
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Table of Contents
  • A HISTORY OF INVENTIONS, DISCOVERIES, AND ORIGINS.
  • CONTENTS.
  • THE STEAM-ENGINE, AND THE DISCOVERIES OF JAMES WATT.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • HISTORY OF INVENTIONS AND DISCOVERIES.
  • LENDING AND PAWNBROKING.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • CHEMICAL NAMES OF METALS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • ZINC.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • CARP.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • CAMP-MILLS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • MIRRORS
    • FOOTNOTES
  • GLASS-CUTTING. ETCHING ON GLASS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • SOAP.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • MADDER.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • JUGGLERS, ROPE-DANCERS, AUTOMATA, ETC.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • ARTIFICIAL ICE. COOLING LIQUORS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • HYDROMETER.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • LIGHTING OF STREETS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • NIGHT-WATCH.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • PLANT-SKELETONS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • BILLS OF EXCHANGE.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • TIN. TINNING.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • SOWING-MACHINES.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • MANGANESE
    • FOOTNOTES
  • PRINCE RUPERT’S DROPS. LACRYMÆ VITREÆ.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • FIRE-ENGINES.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • INDIGO.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • VANES. WEATHERCOCKS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • GILDING.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • FUR DRESSES.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • STEEL.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • STAMPING-WORKS
    • FOOTNOTES
  • KITCHEN VEGETABLES.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • KNITTING NETS AND STOCKINGS. STOCKING-LOOM.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • HOPS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • BLACK LEAD.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • SAL-AMMONIAC.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • FORKS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • LOTTERY. TONTINE.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • BOLOGNA STONE.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • FOUNDLING HOSPITALS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • ORPHAN HOUSES.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • INFIRMARIES. HOSPITALS FOR INVALIDS. FIELD LAZARETTOS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • COCK-FIGHTING.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • SALTPETRE. GUNPOWDER. AQUAFORTIS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • BOOK-CENSORS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • EXCLUSIVE PRIVILEGE FOR PRINTING BOOKS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • CATALOGUES OF BOOKS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • RIBBON-LOOM.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • GUNS. GUN-LOCKS.
    • FOOTNOTES
  • INDEX.
  • Transcribers’ Notes
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