WorldCat Identities

Holmyard, Eric John 1891-1959

Overview
Works: 244 works in 777 publications in 9 languages and 6,044 library holdings
Genres: History  Textbooks  Handbooks and manuals  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Annotator, Other, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: T15, 609
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Eric John Holmyard
A history of technology by Charles Singer( Book )

17 editions published between 1954 and 1975 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alchemy by Eric John Holmyard( Book )

50 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ranging over two millennia of alchemical history, Mr. Holmyard shows how, like astrology and witchcraft, alchemy was an integral part of the pre-scientific moral order, arousing the cupidity of princes, the blind fear of mobs and the intellectual curiosity of learned men. Eventually, however, with the advent and ascension of the scientific method, the hopes and ideas of the alchemists faded to the status of "pseudo-science"--
Makers of chemistry by Eric John Holmyard( Book )

25 editions published between 1931 and 1962 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A History of technology by Charles Singer( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ordinall of alchimy by Thomas Norton( Book )

9 editions published between 1928 and 2010 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chemistry to the time of Dalton by Eric John Holmyard( Book )

11 editions published between 1925 and 1935 in English and German and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Geber by Jābir ibn Ḥayyān( Book )

18 editions published between 1928 and 1997 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alchemical treatise by Jabīr ibn Ḥayyān, also known as Geber
British scientists / by E.J. Holmyard ; illustrated with 24 portraits by Eric J Holmyard( Book )

6 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A text book of theoretical & inorganic chemistry by F. A Philbrick( Book )

45 editions published between 1932 and 1964 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avicennae De congelatione et conglutinatione lapidum; being sections of the Kitâb al-shifâ' by Avicenna( Book )

19 editions published between 1927 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of technology by Charles Singer( Book )

22 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology for everyman by J. Arthur Thomson( Book )

12 editions published between 1934 and 1944 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great chemists by Eric John Holmyard( Book )

8 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines of organic chemistry by Eric John Holmyard( Book )

17 editions published between 1904 and 1954 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of technology by Charles Singer( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of technology by Charles Singer( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of technology by Charles Singer( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1980 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitāb al-ʼilm al-muktasab fī zirāʼat adh-dhahab = Book of knowledge acquired concerning the cultivation of gold by Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad Sīmāwī( Book )

16 editions published in 1923 in Arabic and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inorganic chemistry : a textbook for colleges and schools by Eric John Holmyard( Book )

10 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.30 for Makers of ... to 0.92 for Storia del ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alchemy
Covers
The ordinall of alchimyInorganic chemistry : a textbook for colleges and schools
Alternative Names
Eric John Holmyard britischer Wissenschaftshistoriker

Eric John Holmyard Brits natuurwetenschapper (1891-1959)

Holmyard E.J.

Holmyard, E. J. 1891-1959

Holmyard, E. J. (Eric John)

Holmyard, E. J. (Eric John), 1891-1959

Holmyard, Eric J. 1891-1959

Holmyard Eric John

Holmyard, Eric John 1891-

Holmyard John

Holmyard, John 1891-1959

هولميارد

ホームヤード, E. J.

Languages