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Handlist of scientific instrument-makers" trade catalogues 1600-1914

R. G. W. Anderson

Handlist of scientific instrument-makers" trade catalogues 1600-1914

by R. G. W. Anderson

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Published by National Museums of Scotland in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments -- Catalogs, Manufacturers"

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.G.W. Anderson, J. Burnett and B. Gee.
    SeriesNational Museums of Scotland information series -- no. 8
    ContributionsGee, B., Burnett, John, 1953-, Science Museum (Great Britain), National Museums of Scotland.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 100 p. ;
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18596195M

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Handlist of scientific instrument-makers" trade catalogues 1600-1914 by R. G. W. Anderson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Handlist of scientific instrument-makers' trade catalogues [R G W Anderson; Brian Gee; John Burnett; Science Museum (Great Britain); National Museums of. Anderson, R.G.W., Burnett, J.

& Gee, B., 'Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers' Trade Catalogues ', (National Museums of Scotland, ); Mimsy XG: Trade. Although, as R.G.W.

Anderson, et al., say in Handlist of scientific instrument-maker trade catalogues, (Edinburgh, National Museums of Scotland, ): "Perhaps the greatest value of trade catalogues is that they suggest ideas which can be verified through examination of other sources, and corroborate evidence gleaned from other types.

Handlist of scientific instrument-makers' trade catalogues By R. (comp.) Anderson and Edinburgh (United Kingdom) National Museums of Scotland. Abstract. SIGLEAvailable from British Library Document Supply Centre- DSC(NMS-IS) / BLDSC - British Library Document Supply CentreGBUnited Kingdo.

Handlist of Scientific Instrument Makers' Trade Catalogues - ; RGW Anderson, J Burnett and B Gee; National Museums of Scotland Information Series No. 8 A very useful reference document; there are however some important catalogues available in British libraries & museums which are not listed.

A number of catalogues (73) were published beforewhile the remaining span up to For consistency with the Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers Trade Catalogues, published in by R.

Anderson, J. Burnett, B. Gee, of which the present catalogue is meant to be an addendum, we have followed the same temporal. Clifton, G., 'Directory of British Scientific Instrument Makers ' (Zwemmer, ); Anderson, R.G.W., Burnett, J. & Gee B., Handlist of Scientific Instrument. Anderson (R.G.W.), Burnett (J.) & Gee (B.): Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers' Trade Catalogues - O/P.

pages, A useful bibliography of all the trade catalogues known to the authors, each entry includes the date of publication and the library or institute where the copy is located.

Museums often have useful reference books for sale and two particularly useful ones are published by the National Museums of Scotland, “Brass & Glass – Scientific Instrument Making Workshops in Scotland” (ref. 6) and “Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers’ Trade Catalogues ” (ref.

A Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers' Trade Catalogues was published in Britain a couple of years ago. This covered the period from toand was based on the holdings of more than museums, libraries and other institutions in Britain, the United States and to a lesser extent continental Europe.

Handlist of Scientific Instrument-makers' Trade Catalogues Edinburgh: National Museums of Scotland Information Series no 8, pp. Antikythera Mechanism Research Project. R.G.W. Anderson, et al., Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers' Trade Catalogues (Edinburgh: National Museums of Scotland, ) S.A.

Bedini, Early American Scientific Instruments and their Makers (Washington DC: Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution, ).

3/4 Handlist of Scientific Instrument Makers' Trade Catalogues. (As edited on 8 Feb ) /13 N.M.M. Catalogue /14 Rate Book Queries /15 Downing Review /17 Poggendorff /18 Hassler [Ferdinand Rudolph] /19 RGO /20 Trade Card lists.

Heal, banks [collections] at Brit. Mus. /21 Letters awaiting replies. After a twenty-five-year association with the Museum of the History of Science at Oxford, a Visiting Professorship in the History of Scientific Instruments was established for him at the Imperial College, London, infrom where he has.

Online Scientific Instrument Trade Catalogues This page offers many web links where it is possible to find online scientific instrument trade catalogues. Please note that these links provide immediate access to the list of catalogues at a particular institution and not to the home page of the institution that is making them available.

This publication lists over 5, scientific instrument makers and retailers working in the British Isles, together with a furt names of apprentices and associates.

The directory transforms our understanding of the history of the scientific instrument-making trades in entry includes estimated working dates, specific trades, addresses, training. Books received Kronick, David A., Scientific and Technical Periodicals of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries: A Guide.

Metuchen, NJ, and London: Scarecrow. Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers: Trade CataloguesVol. 6, # (PEGGY A. KIDWELL) Silvio A.

Bedini Essay Review: “Three Books for Collectors of Scientific Instruments”: Pearsall, Collecting and Restoring Scientific Instruments; Turner. Handlist of scientific instrument-makers' trade catalogues R.G.W. Anderson, J. Burnett and B. Gee (National Museums of Scotland information series, no.

8) National Museums of Scotland, William Ford Robinson Stanley (2 February – 14 August ) was a British inventor with 78 patents filed in both the United Kingdom and the United States of America. He was an engineer who designed and made precision drawing and mathematical instruments, as well as surveying instruments and telescopes, manufactured by his company "William Ford Stanley and Co.

Ltd.". For consistency with the Handlist o f Scientific Instrument-Makers Trade Catalogues, published in by R. G. W. Anderson, J. Burnett, B.

Gee, of which the present catalogue is meant to be an addendum, we have followed the same temporal partition.9 For medical catalog bibliographies, see Michael Jones and Jean Taylor, A Handlist of Trade Catalogues; Audrey B.

Davis and Mark S. Dreyfuss, The Finest Instruments Ever Made. 10 This study is largely based on the collection of British medical trade catalogs held at the Thackray Museum, Leeds, UK.

14 For further examples of trade cards see H. R. Calvert, Scientific Trade Cards in the Science Museum Collection (London: HMSO, ); for trade literature see also R. G. W. Anderson, J. Burnett, and B. Gee, eds., Handlist of Scientific Instrument-Makers' Trade Catalogues, – (Edinburgh: National Museums of Scotland, ).