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Trevithick, Francis 1812-1877

Overview
Works: 12 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 308 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TJ140.T8, 620.92
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Most widely held works about Francis Trevithick
 
Most widely held works by Francis Trevithick
Life of Richard Trevithick, with an account of his inventions by Francis Trevithick( Book )

25 editions published between 1872 and 2011 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevithick, born in the mining town of Cornwall, was surrounded by attempts at locomotion because of the miner's trams. In 1804, he built the world's first full-scale, functioning steam locomotive. This biography covers Trevithick's various inventions and accomplishments
Life of Richard Trevithick. with an account of his inventions by Francis Trevithick( )

20 editions published between 1872 and 2012 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Trevithick's son wrote this biography of him. Trevithick's 1801 invention, named the?Puffing Devil, is considered by some to be the first road vehicle that was?steam-powered. Although the Puffing Devil was unable to perform for long periods of time, it demonstrated the possibility of creating such a machine
Life of richard trevithick by Francis Trevithick( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Richard Trevithick, with an account of his inventions ... Illustrated by W.J. Welsh by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK : with an account of his inventions (classic reprint) by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of richard trevithick. with an account of his inventions. ill. with engrav. on wood by w.j. welch by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life of Richard Trevithick, with an account of his inventions, by Francis Trevithick. Illustrated with engravings on wood by W.J. Welch by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

English and American locomotives in Japan by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life of richard trevithick, vol. 1, by francis trevithick by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Life of richard trevithick, volume ii, by francis trevithick by Francis Trevithick( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Life of Richard Trevithick, with an account of his inventions
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Alternative Names
Francis Trevithick Brits ingenieur (-)

Francis Trevithick Brits ingenieur (1812-1877)

Франсис Тревитик

フランシス・トレビシック

Languages
English (58)