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Gesner, Abraham 1797-1864

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Works: 57 works in 297 publications in 1 language and 2,818 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Handbooks and manuals  Trials, litigation, etc 
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A practical treatise on coal, petroleum, and other distilled oils by Abraham Gesner( Book )

47 editions published between 1861 and 2016 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on the geology and mineralogy of Nova Scotia by Abraham Gesner( Book )

17 editions published between 1836 and 1982 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First report on the geological survey of the province of New-Brunswick by Abraham Gesner( )

11 editions published between 1839 and 1984 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second report of the geological survey of the province of New-Brunswick by Abraham Gesner( )

12 editions published between 1840 and 1984 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the Geological Survey of the Province of New-Brunswick by New Brunswick( )

in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the geological survey of the province of New Brunswick : with a topographical account of the public lands and the districts explored in 1842 by Abraham Gesner( Book )

19 editions published between 1839 and 1985 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Gesner vs. Halifax Gas-Light Company : deposition of Richard C. Taylor, respecting the asphaltum mine at Hillsborough in the county of Albert and province of New Brunswick by Richard C Taylor( Book )

9 editions published between 1851 and 1987 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of a case tried at Albert circuit, 1852, before his Honor Judge Wilmot, and a special jury : Abraham Gesner vs. William Cairns : copied from the judge's notes by Abraham Gesner( Book )

9 editions published between 1853 and 1983 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suit of trespass brought against William Cairns by Abraham Gesner. Both men had certain mining rights to a deposit of bitumen (albertite) in Albert County, N.B. The case appeared to hinge on whether the deposit was coal and so covered by Cairns' lease included the clause "and other minerals" and that the material in question was certainly a mineral. The jury found in favor of Cairns opining the material was coal--Cf. Dictionary of Canadian biography, v. IX, "Gesner, Abraham."
Third report on the geological survey of the province of New Brunswick by Abraham Gesner( Book )

9 editions published between 1841 and 1984 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth report on the geological survey of the province of New-Brunswick by Abraham Gesner( Book )

8 editions published between 1842 and 1984 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospectus of Dr. Gesner's patent kerosene gas obtained from bitumen, asphaltum, or mineral pitch by Abraham Gesner( Book )

7 editions published between 1850 and 1986 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the Londonderry iron and coal deposits by Abraham Gesner( Book )

8 editions published between 1846 and 1983 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Abraham Gesner by Abraham Gesner( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constitution and by-laws of the St. John Mechanics' Institute : with the introductory lecture by Doctor Gesner by Mechanics' Institute of Saint John (N.B.)( Book )

5 editions published between 1839 and 1984 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First report on the geology of Grand Manan by Abraham Gesner( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Gesner's kerosene; the start of American oil refining by Kendall Beaton( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the Geological survey of the province of New Brunswick. [1838]-1842 by New Brunswick( Book )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Abraham Gesner kanadischer Arzt, Physiker und Geologe

Abraham Gesner kanadisk fysiker

Abraham Pineo Gesner Canadees natuurkundige (1797-1864)

Abraham Pineo Gesner Canadian geologist

Abraham Pineo Gesner canadisk fysiker

Abraham Pineo Gesner kanadensisk fysiker

Abraham Pineo Gesner kanadisk fysikar

エイブラハム・ゲスナー

亞伯拉罕·皮諾·格斯納

Languages
English (268)