WorldCat Identities

Michell, John 1724?-1793

Overview
Works: 19 works in 146 publications in 3 languages and 1,677 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Q111, 509
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Michell
A treatise of artificial magnets in which is shewn an easy and expeditious method of making them, superior to the best natural ones: ... By J. Michell by John Michell( )

57 editions published between 1750 and 2013 in English and French and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposal of a method for measuring degrees of longitude upon parallels of the æquator. By J. Michell, B.D.F.R.S by John Michell( )

18 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weighing the world the Reverend John Michell of Thornhill by Russell McCormmach( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book about John Michell (1724-93) has two parts. The first and longest part is biographical, an account of Michell's home setting (Nottinghamshire in England), the clerical world in which he grew up (Church of England), the university (Cambridge) where he studied and taught, and the scientific activities he made the center of his life. The second part is a complete edition of his known letters. Half of his letters have not been previously published; the other half are brought together in one place for the first time. The letters touch on all aspects of his career, and because they are in h
A recommendation of Hadley's quadrant for surveying : especially the surveying of harbours : together with a particular application of it in some cases of pilotage by John Michell( Book )

1 edition published in 1765 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise of artificial magnets in which is shewn an easy and expeditious method of making them, superior to the best natural ones : ... By J. Michell by John Michell( )

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

[Diesel fuel compilation tape]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 1 discusses the need for care in the storage and handling of diesel fuel in a forest or agricultural situation. Program 2 explains the need for maintenance in diesel fuel systems with particular emphasis on prevention by proper care of the fuel filtering equipment. The procedure for replacing a filter element is shown in detail
 
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Alternative Names
Michell, J. 1724?-1793

Michell, J. (John), 1724?-1793

Michell, John 1724-1793

Languages
English (127)

French (17)

Latin (1)

Covers
Weighing the world the Reverend John Michell of Thornhill