WorldCat Identities

Dent, Edward John 1790-1853

Overview
Works: 22 works in 80 publications in 3 languages and 200 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources 
Roles: Author
Classifications: M2, 780.03
Publication Timeline
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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 41 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 )

19 editions published between 1843 and 1853 in English and held by 25 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 )

4 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 11 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 )

9 editions published between 1841 and 1981 in English and held by 10 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 )

3 editions published between 1842 and 1843 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 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

Le dipléidoscope ou instrument méridien breveté 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

To the Right Honourable the Lord Mayor, the aldermen, and the Common Council of the City of London by Edward John Dent( Book )

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

On the Errors of Chronometers, and explanation of a new construction of the compensation-balance ; and a new chronometrical-thermometer by Edward John Dent( )

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

[Collection of articles on magnetism and electricity]( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autograph Collection of Alexander Irvine by Alexander Irvine( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is an autograph collections of several famous men and women from 18th and 19th Century Europe. It consists of letters in English, French, German, and Italian. It also contains clipped signatures and envelope fronts
[Collection of pamphlets on clocks]( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Abstracts of Mr. Dent's paper on pendulums by Edward John Dent( Book )

1 edition published in 1838 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries 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 (69)

German (2)

French (2)