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Savery, Thomas 1650?-1715

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Works: 22 works in 86 publications in 2 languages and 653 library holdings
Roles: Translator
Classifications: HB151, 622.5
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posthumous Publications by Thomas Savery, published posthumously.
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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 ( )
39 editions published between 1702 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 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"
An account of Mr. Thomas Savery's engine for raising water by the help of fire by Thomas Savery ( )
3 editions published between 1699 and 1700 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries 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
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 1 WorldCat member library 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
Savery's steam engine workshop, 1702 [Photocopy of a lecture read at the Science museum, London, on Wednesday, 10 Oct. 1984] by John Stephen Percy Buckland ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Savery, Tho. (Thomas), 1650?-1715
Languages
English (77)
French (5)
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