Volume entitled: "A Course of Experimental Philosophy by S Triboudet Demainbray in the year 1755"

Made:
1755-1755
maker:
Demainbray, Stephen Charles Triboudet

Lecture notes written for Prince of Wales (later George III) and later used by Queen Charlotte who married the King in 1761. The notes are written on rectos only with a few notes written on facing pages (corrections and additions). Text is partially theoretical, partly explanatory of the experiments; topics include gravitation, capillary attraction, colours, electricity, mechanics, watch work.

Details

Extent:
185
230
Identifier:
MS/0552
Access:
Open Access