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Davy, Humphry Sir 1778-1829

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Works: 524 works in 1,257 publications in 3 languages and 14,331 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Miscellanea  History 
Roles: Former owner, Dedicatee, Honoree
Classifications: HB151, 540.924
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Most widely held works by Humphry Davy
Elements of agricultural chemistry, in a course of lectures for the Board of agriculture by Humphry Davy ( Book )
60 editions published between 1813 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salmonia: or; Days of fly fishing. In a series of conversations; with some account of the habits of fishes belonging to the genus Salmo by Humphry Davy ( Book )
39 editions published between 1828 and 1994 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of Sir Humphry Davy. Edited by his brother, John Davy by Humphry Davy ( Book )
37 editions published between 1839 and 2001 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The elementary nature of chlorine by Humphry Davy ( Book )
26 editions published between 1894 and 1953 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This reprint contains the important contributions of Humphry Davy on the properties and nature of 'muriatic acid' and 'oxymuriatic acid', which led to the re-adoption of Scheele's view of the relation in which these bodies stand to each other as against that advanced by Bertholet."--Editor's pref
The decomposition of the fixed alkalies and alkaline earths by Humphry Davy ( Book )
20 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Researches, chemical and philosophical, chiefly concerning nitrous oxide by Humphry Davy ( Book )
22 editions published between 1800 and 1972 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Davy discovered the anaesthetic properties of nitrous oxide and suggested its use during surgical operations ..."--Garrison-Morton
Humphry Davy on geology : the 1805 lectures for the general audience by Humphry Davy ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of agricultural chemistry in a course of lectures for the Board of Agriculture delivered between 1802 and 1812 by Humphry Davy ( )
14 editions published between 1821 and 1839 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of chemical philosophy by Humphry Davy ( Book )
13 editions published in 1812 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of chemical philosophy by Humphry Davy ( Book )
11 editions published between 1812 and 1969 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six discourses delivered before the Royal Society at their anniversary meetings, on the award of the Royal and Copley medals preceded by an address to the Society, on the progress and prospects of science by Humphry Davy ( Book )
13 editions published between 1807 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the safety lamp for preventing explosions in mines, houses lighted by gas, spirit warehouses, or magazines in ships, &c with some researches on flame by Humphry Davy ( )
6 editions published in 1825 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of some experiments and observations on the constituent parts of certain astringent vegetables, and on their operation in tanning by Humphry Davy ( )
7 editions published in 1803 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the analysis of soils as connected with their improvement by Humphry Davy ( )
8 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elémens de chimie agricole en un cours de leçons, pour le Comité d'Agriculture by Humphry Davy ( )
8 editions published in 1819 in French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Electrochemische untersuchungen by Humphry Davy ( Book )
15 editions published between 1893 and 1986 in German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the safety lamp for coal miners with some researches on flame by Humphry Davy ( Book )
8 editions published between 1818 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outlines of a course of lectures on the chemistry of agriculture to be delivered before the Board of Agriculture, 1803 by Humphry Davy ( )
4 editions published in 1803 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Angler, 1778-1829
Davy, H.
Davy, H. (Humphry), Sir, 1778-1829
Davy, Humphrey
Davy, Humphrey 1778-1829
Davy, Humphrey, Sir, 1778-1829
Davy, Humphry, Bart.
Davy, Humphry, sir, baronnet, 1778-1829
Davy, Humphry, Sir, bart., 1778-1829.
Dévi, Gemfri, 1778-1829
Dévy, Gemfri, Sir, 1778-1829
Languages
English (474)
German (16)
French (8)
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