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Watt, James 1736-1819

Overview
Works: 474 works in 1,019 publications in 4 languages and 18,732 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Patents 
Subject Headings: Inventors  Engineers 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: TA140.W3, 926.2
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Partners in science: letters of James Watt & Joseph Black by James Watt( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brevveksling mellem de tre videnskabsmænd og opfindere Joseph Black (1728-1799), John Robison (1739-1805) og James Watt (1736-1819) og gengivelse af James Watts notater til hans forsøg med varme og dampkraft
Considerations on the medicinal use, and on the production of factitious airs Part I. By Thomas Beddoes, M.D. Part II. By James Watt, engineer by Thomas Beddoes( )

39 editions published between 1795 and 1796 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected papers of Boulton & Watt by Matthew Boulton( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Boulton by H. W Dickinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considerations on the medicinal use and production of factitious airs. By Thomas Beddoes, M.D. and James Watt, engineer. Part III by Thomas Beddoes( )

21 editions published between 1795 and 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports to the Lords commissioners of police relative to the navigation of the rivers Forth, Gudie, and Devon, M.DCC.LXXIII by James Watt( )

5 editions published in 1773 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reply to Mr. Burke's invective against Mr. Cooper and Mr. Watt in the House of Commons on the 30th of April, 1792 by Thomas Cooper( )

5 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Watt by L. T. C Rolt( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A system of mechanical philosophy by John Robison( Book )

9 editions published between 1822 and 1971 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the navigable canal, proposed to be cut from the river Clyde to the river Carron, as surveyed by Robert Mackell and James Watt by Robert Mackell( )

10 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outline of a plan for determining the medical powers of factitious airs by Thomas Beddoes( )

8 editions published between 1795 and 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical cases and speculations including parts IV. and V. of Considerations on the medicinal powers, and the production of factitious airs. By Thomas Beddoes, M.D. and James Watt, engineer by Thomas Beddoes( )

10 editions published between 1796 and 2012 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the scheme for rendering navigable the rivers Forth and Devon with estimates of the expence. By James Watt by James Watt( )

5 editions published in 1774 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scheme for making a navigable canal from the city of Glasgow to the Monkland Coalierys. By James Watt by James Watt( )

3 editions published in 1770 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report concerning the harbour of Port-Glasgow, made to the magistrates of Glasgow, by James Watt, engineer, and submitted to the consideration of the merchants by James Watt( )

1 edition published in 1771 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Watt's specification of his method of lessening the consumption of steam and fuel in fire engines by James Watt( )

2 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence of the late James Watt on his discovery of the theory of the composition of water with a letter from his son by James Watt( Book )

11 editions published between 1846 and 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Watt, pioneer of mechanical power by Ivor B Hart( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considerations on the medicinal use of factitious airs and on the manner of obtaining them in large quantites : in two parts by Thomas Beddoes( Book )

2 editions published in 1794 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter], Heathfield by Ann Watt( )

4 editions published between 1792 and 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. letter from Ann Watt to James Watt. Fol. 1 is inscribed: "Mrs. Watt. Jany. 23d. 1791" [amended from 1792] and is addressed to: Mr. Watt, William Matthews, Esq., Green Lettice Lane, London. The lower edge has: From Jos. Boulton
 
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Alternative Names
James Watt

Uatt, Dzhems 1736-1819

Watt.

Watt, James

Watt, James, Sr.

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Watt's perfect engine : steam and the age of inventionJames Watt : master of the steam engineCapital and steam-power: 1750-1800Lives of Boulton and Watt. Principally from the original Soho mss. Comprising also a history of the invention and introduction of the steam engineJames WattJames Watt, chemist : understanding the origins of the steam age