WorldCat Identities

Dent, Edward John 1790-1853

Overview
Works: 29 works in 81 publications in 3 languages and 205 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources 
Roles: Author
Classifications: M2, 780.03
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Most widely held works by Edward John Dent
A treatise on the aneroid, a newly invented portable barometer. With a short historical notice on barometers in general, their construction and use by Edward John Dent( Book )

12 editions published between 1849 and 1860 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the dipleidoscope, or double-reflecting meridian and altitude instrument; with plain instructions for the method of using it in the correction of time-keepers by Edward John Dent( Book )

15 editions published between 1843 and 1853 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abstract from two lectures on the construction and management of chronometers, watches and clocks by Edward John Dent( Book )

10 editions published between 1841 and 1981 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paper on the patent azimuth and steering compass ... [together with a paper on the shape of the wheel-teeth in the clock for the new Royal Exchange] by Edward John Dent( Book )

2 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the construction and management of chronometers, watches, and clocks by Edward John Dent( Book )

3 editions published between 1851 and 1855 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dent on the errors of chronometers, and explanation of a new construction of the compensation-balance by Edward John Dent( Book )

2 editions published between 1842 and 1843 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cupid and Death by Matthew Locke( )

2 editions published between 1951 and 1965 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paper on the patent azimuth and steering compass, invented by Edward J. Dent, F.R.A.S by Edward John Dent( Book )

4 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the errors of chronometers, and explanation of a new construction of the compensation balance by Edward John Dent( Book )

3 editions published between 1842 and 1843 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le dipléidoscope ou instrument méridien breveté : avec instruction pour régler la marche des chronomètres et des horloges, au moyen de cet instrument by Edward John Dent( Book )

2 editions published in 1845 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the dipleidoscope, or, Portable reflecting transit instrument by Edward John Dent( Book )

1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract of Mr. Dent's paper on pendulums, presented to the British Association for the Advancement of Science, at New-castle-upon-Tyne, September, MDCCCXXXVIII by Edward John Dent( Book )

1 edition published in 1838 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abstract from two lectures on the construction and management of chronometer watches and clocks, delivered before the members of the United Service Institution, May, 1841 by Edward John Dent( Book )

1 edition published in 1843 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[An Abstract from Two Lectures on the Construction and Management of Chronometers, Watches, and Clocks. Delivered before the members of the United Service Institution, May 1841.] by Edward John Dent( Book )

3 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appendix. On the errors of chronometers, and explanation of a new construction of the compensation-balance. by Edward John Dent( Book )

1 edition published in 1842 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A description of the dipleidoscope, or, Double-reflecting meridian and altitude instrument with ... instructions for ... using it in the conection of time-keepers by Edward John Dent( Book )

2 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On the errors of chronometers, and chronometrical-thermometers; explanation of a new construction of the compensation balance; and a new chronometrical-thermometer of by Edward John Dent( Book )

1 edition published in 1843 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Dent, Edward I. 1790-1853

Edward John Dent British designer

Edward John Dent Brits horlogemaker (1790-1853)

Edward John Dent englischer Uhrmacher

Languages
English (70)

German (2)

French (2)