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|Additional Physical Format:||(OCoLC)22689759|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Benjamin Rumford, Graf von
|Notes:||Filmed from copy at Kress Library; copy imperfect: v. 3 lacking.
Reproduction of original from Kress Library of Business and Economics, Harvard University.
Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 17254.20.
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (3 volumes) : illustrations|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||v. 1. I. An account of an establishment for the poor at Munich. II. Of the fundamental principles on which general establishments for the relief of the poor may be formed in all countries. II. Of food; and particularly of feeding the poor. IV. Of chimney fire-places. V.A short account of several public institutions lately formed in Bavaria. Appendix. 1798.--v. 2. VI. Of the management of fire, and the economy of fuel. VII. Of the manner in which heat is propagated in fluids. (In two parts) VIII. Of the propagation of heat in various substances. IX. An experimental inquiry concerning the source of the heat which is excited by friction. 1799. v. 3. X. On the construction of kitchen fire-places and kitchen utensils ... (In three parts) XI. Supplementary observations concerning chimney fire-places. XII. Observations concerning the salubrity of warm rooms in cold weather. XIII. Observations concerning the salubrity of warm bathing, and the principles on which warm-baths should be constructed. XIV. Supplementary observations relating to the management of fires in closed fire-places. XV. Of the use of steam as a vehicle for transporting heat from one place to another. 1804.|
|Other Titles:||Count Rumford's experimental essays, political, economical, and philosophical|
|Responsibility:||by Benjamin Count of Rumford.|