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Philosophical experiments: containing useful, and necessary instructions for such as undertake long voyages at sea. Shewing how sea-water may be made fresh and wholsome: and how fresh water may be preserv'd sweet. How biscuit, corn, &c. may be secured from the weevel, meggots, and other insects. And flesh preserv'd in hot climates, by salting animals whole. To which is added, an account of several experiments and observations on chalybeate or steel-waters ... which were read before the Royal-society, at several of their meetings, Preview this item
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Philosophical experiments: containing useful, and necessary instructions for such as undertake long voyages at sea. Shewing how sea-water may be made fresh and wholsome: and how fresh water may be preserv'd sweet. How biscuit, corn, &c. may be secured from the weevel, meggots, and other insects. And flesh preserv'd in hot climates, by salting animals whole. To which is added, an account of several experiments and observations on chalybeate or steel-waters ... which were read before the Royal-society, at several of their meetings,

Author: Stephen Hales; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: London, W. Innys and R. Manby 1739.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
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Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761.
Philosophical experiments: containing useful, and necessary instructions for such as undertake long voyages at sea.
London, W. Innys and R. Manby [etc.] 1739
(OCoLC)690796644
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hales; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 13793413
Description: 2 preliminary leaves, xxx pages, 1 leaf, 163, [6] pages plates 21 cm
Responsibility: by Stephen Hales ...

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