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Cole Collection of Chemistry

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Works: 1,176 works in 1,310 publications in 4 languages and 23,987 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliographies  Terminology  Biographies  Handbooks and manuals  Textbooks 
Classifications: QD11, 540.9
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Most widely held works by Cole Collection of Chemistry
The Norton history of chemistry by W. H Brock( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the rise of a sophisticated science, from the alchemists' futile attempts to turn lead into gold, through the emergence of the modern study of chemistry in the work of Boyle, Lavoisier, and Dalton, to the twentieth-century breakthroughs of Linus Pauling and others
Milestones of modern chemistry : original reports of the discoveries by Eduard Farber( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Dalton, 1766-1844 : a bibliography of works by and about him by A. L Smyth( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1997, this second edition of this bibliography contains more than half as many entries again as the original selection of 1966. New sections include an annotated list of surviving apparatus and personal effects, an index of letters and printed extracts of letters, and a current plan of Manchester, as well as one of 1793, showing places with Dalton associations. Annotations are relatively more generous and the number of illustrations almost doubled. Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society was central to Daltons life and researches. It inherited almost all his manuscripts and apparatus; much of the collection was destroyed in 1940
Radiocarbon dating by Willard F Libby( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific thought : cases from classical physics by J. A Easley( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De re metallica by Georgius Agricola( Book )

2 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new 1950 edition of "De Re Metallica" is a complete and unchanged reprint of the translation published by The Mining Magazine,London, in 1912.Includes index. Originally published in 1556, Agricola's "De Re Mettallica" was the first book on mining to be based on field research and observation
Jac. Berzelius : His life and work by J. Erik Jorpes( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the microscope, compiled from original instruments and documents, up to the introduction of the achromatic microscope by Reginald Stanley Clay( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the best microscope history up to 1800
A treatise on the forces which produce the organization of plants : with an appendix containing several memoirs on capillary attraction, electricity, and the chemical action of light by John William Draper( Book )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Sir Humphry Davy. Edited by his brother, John Davy by Humphry Davy( Book )

in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Royal society, from its institution to the end of the eighteenth century by Thomas Thomson( Book )

1 edition published in 1812 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abridgement of the philosophical transactions from 1665 to the end of the year 1800
A history of chemical theory from the age of Lavoisier to the present time by Ad Wurtz( Book )

1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte der chemie by Hermann Kopp( Book )

in German and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic researches : chapters in the history of physical and chemical discovery by T. W Chalmers( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hand-book of chemistry by Leopold Gmelin( Book )

in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several volumes contain reports of the meetings of the Cavedish Society
The chemical catechism : with notes, illustrations, and experiments by Samuel Parkes( Book )

6 editions published between 1812 and 1826 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The use of the blowpipe in chemistry and mineralogy by Jöns Jakob Berzelius( Book )

3 editions published between 1820 and 1845 in English and Swedish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Méthode de nomenclature chimique by Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau( Book )

3 editions published between 1787 and 1788 in English and French and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual of chemistry : containing the principal facts of the science, arranged in the order in which they are discussed and illustrated in the lectures at the Royal Institution of Great Britain by William Thomas Brande( Book )

3 editions published between 1819 and 1830 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of mineralogy by Richard Kirwan( Book )

2 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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University of Wisconsin--Madison. Libraries. Department of Special Collections. Cole Collection of Chemistry

William A. Cole Collection of Chemistry

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