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Records and correspondence
|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867.
Correspondence of Michael Faraday. Vol. 5, November 1855-October 1860, letters 3033-3873.
Stevenage : Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2008
|Named Person:||Michael Faraday; Michael Faraday; Michael Faraday|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Michael Faraday; Frank A J L James; Institution of Engineering and Technology.
|Description:||1 online resource (835 p.)|
|Contents:||Topics include: Faraday's work on regelation, the transmission of light through gold and his attempts to bring gravity into his general scheme of forces; the offer by Queen Victoria, and his acceptance, of a Grace and Favour House at Hampton Court; his advice to Trinity House, the Board of Trade and the Royal Commission on Lighthouses; his investigation of the deterioration of the stonework of the relatively new Houses of Parliament; the conservation issues surrounding the National Gallery's pictures; and his appointment by Emperor Napoleon III to be a Commander of the Legion of Honour.|
November 1855-October 1860, letters 3033-3873
|Responsibility:||edited by Frank A.J.L. James.|
"...one of the most important publishing ventures in the history of science in recent years" Professor Robert Fox in The Times Higher Education Supplement "This collection is a major primary source
- Faraday, Michael, -- 1791-1867 -- Correspondence.
- Physicists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
- SCIENCE -- Physics -- General.
- SCIENCE -- Mechanics -- General.
- SCIENCE -- Energy.
- Faraday, Michael, -- (1791-1867) -- Correspondance.
- Physiciens -- Grande-Bretagne -- Biographies.
- Faraday, Michael, -- 1791-1867.
- Great Britain.