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Savery, Thomas 1650?-1715

Overview
Works: 25 works in 91 publications in 2 languages and 706 library holdings
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: HB161, 622.5
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Most widely held works by Thomas Savery
The miners friend, or, An engine to raise water by fire described and of the manner of fixing it in mines : with an account of the several other uses it is applicable unto, and an answer to the objections made against it by Thomas Savery( Book )

41 editions published between 1702 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a facsimile of the book of 1702 setting out the design and construction of the firststeam engine to do substatial work. The distinguished authority on the origins of the steam engine, Rhys Jenkins, wrote: "there is abosolutely no question that Savery was the first to produce a practical working apparatus for raising water by steam an to make and to supply to the public, such apparatus"
The new method of fortification by Menno Coehoorn( Book )

3 editions published in 1705 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Mr. Thomas Savery's engine for raising water by the help of fire by Thomas Savery( )

2 editions published in 1699 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miner's friend : an engine to raise water by fire, described. and of the manner of fixing it in by Thomas Savery( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navigation improv'd, or, The art of rowing ships of all rates ... also a description of the engine that performs it by Thomas Savery( Book )

1 edition published in 1880 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Savery family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This small collection contains items pertaining to the Savery family dating between 1767-1858. These include several wills, estate papers, letters, elegies, receipts for work done by William or Thomas Savery, an account book documenting Thomas Savery's work as a carpenter, and three marriage certificates. Also, there is a photostat of William Savery's account with Joseph Pemberton 1774-1775, and a photograph of a label or bookplate bearing William Savery's name. On the back of one of the receipts is a note about receiving money from the estate of Williams' mother
Navigation improved or the art of rowing ships of all rates in calms with a more easy swift and steady motion than ears can... London, J. Moxon 1693 by Thomas Savery( Book )

1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The miners friend or, an engine to raise water by fire, described. And of the manner of fixing it in mines. ... By Tho. Savery Gent by Thomas Savery( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An account of Mr. Tho. Savery's engine for raising water by the help of fire by Thomas Savery( Book )

1 edition published in 1700 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Savery, Tho 1650?-1715

Savery, Tho. (Thomas), 1650?-1715

Thomas Savery britisk opfinder og ingeniør

Thomas Savery britisk oppfinnar og ingeniør

Thomas Savery britisk oppfinner og ingeniør

Thomas Savery brittisk uppfinnare och ingenjör

Thomas Savery englischer Ingenieur und Erfinder

Thomas Savery ingegnere e inventore inglese

Севери, Томас

Томас Севері

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Languages
English (83)

French (3)

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