Stuart"s descriptive history of the steam engine.

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Whittaker, Treacher, and Arnot , London
Steam-engines -- Early works to 1850., Steam-engines -- Hi
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], vi, [2], 249, [1] p.
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Open LibraryOL19030222M

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Notes Reproduction of original from Goldsmiths' Library, University of Pages: Page 89 - 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. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. 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.

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Written at the height of the Industrial Revolution, when the use of steam power was dramatically transforming the nature of industry, this was the first comprehensive study of the subject/5(2).

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. A DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE - Stuart, Rating: % positive.

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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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A new edition with a supplement, continuing the subject to the year Blue cloth boards, heavily marked, and corners bumped.

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