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Davy, Humphry Sir 1778-1829

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Works: 622 works in 1,649 publications in 6 languages and 18,947 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Miscellanea  History  Essays  Terminology  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Correspondent, Dedicatee, Honoree, Recipient, Other
Classifications: S585, 550
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Publications about Humphry Davy
Publications by Humphry Davy
Publications by Humphry Davy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Humphry Davy
 
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Elements of agricultural chemistry : in a course of lectures for the Board of Agriculture by Humphry Davy( Book )
98 editions published between 1813 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 838 libraries worldwide
Elements of chemical philosophy by Humphry Davy( Book )
40 editions published between 1812 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 libraries worldwide
The elementary nature of chlorine by Humphry Davy( Book )
35 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
"This reprint contains the important contributions of Humphry Davy on the properties and nature of 'muriatic acid' and 'oxymuriatic acid', which led to the re-adoption of Scheele's view of the relation in which these bodies stand to each other as against that advanced by Bertholet."--Editor's pref
The decomposition of the fixed alkalies and alkaline earths by Humphry Davy( Book )
37 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Humphry Davy on geology : the 1805 lectures for the general audience by Humphry Davy( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Researches, chemical and philosophical, chiefly concerning nitrous oxide by Humphry Davy( Book )
38 editions published between 1800 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 libraries worldwide
"Davy discovered the anaesthetic properties of nitrous oxide and suggested its use during surgical operations ..."--Garrison-Morton
The collected works of Sir Humphry Davy. Edited by his brother, John Davy by Humphry Davy( Book )
in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Electrochemische untersuchungen by Humphry Davy( Book )
13 editions published between 1893 and 1986 in German and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Consolations in travel, or, The last days of a philosopher by Humphry Davy( Book )
56 editions published between 1830 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 125 libraries worldwide
"The brilliant chemist's travels and last days in his words." "A series of dialogues on philosophical and scientific topics which includes a short account of a spirit journey, conducted by a Genius, to Saturn, and a description of the non-human intelligent beings inhabiting it. An important, albeit brief, contribution to the evolution of the non- human alien in science fiction." - Locke, Voyages in Space 58. "Mostly essay material on philosophy of science, religion, and popular science, but with short science-fiction episode. An interesting parental exercise, with many remarkable strokes of imagination." - Bleiler, Science- Fiction: The Early Years 552. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 64. Bleiler (1978), p. 57."--abebooks website
Salmonia, or, Days of fly fishing : in a series of conversations. With some account of the habits of fishes belonging to the genus Salmo by Humphry Davy( Book )
18 editions published between 1828 and 1970 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Fictitious conversations about fishing and salmon
On the safety lamp for preventing explosions in mines, houses lighted by gas, spirit warehouses, or magazines in ships, &c. : with some researches on flame by Humphry Davy( Book )
8 editions published between 1825 and 2012 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Elémens de chimie agricole : en un cours de leçons, pour le Comité d'Agriculture by Humphry Davy( Book )
11 editions published in 1819 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Trois lettres à Sir Humphry Davy, président de la Société royale de Londres : sur l'imposture publique des savans à privilèges ou des sociétés savantes by Józef Maria Hoene-Wroński( Book )
7 editions published in 1822 in French and English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
On the analysis of soils : as connected with their improvement by Humphry Davy( Book )
8 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
An account of some experiments and observations : on the constituent parts of certain astringent vegetables, and on their operation in tanning by Humphry Davy( Book )
6 editions published in 1803 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Outlines of a course of lectures on the chemistry of agriculture : to be delivered before the Board of Agriculture, 1803 by Humphry Davy( Book )
4 editions published in 1803 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Angler 1778-1829
Davy, H.
Davy, H. 1778-1829 Sir
Davy, H. (Humphry), 1778-1829
Davy, H. (Humphry), Sir, 1778-1829
Davy, Homfrède.
Davy, Humphrey.
Davy Humphrey 1778-1829
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Davy, Humphrey, Sir, 1778-1829
Davy, Humphry
Davy, Humphry 1778-1829 baronnet
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Davy, Humphry Bartholomew
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Davy, Humphry, sir, baronnet, 1778-1829
Davy, Humphry, Sir, bart., 1778-1829.
Dévi, Gemfri 1778-1829
Dévy, Gemfri 1778-1829 Sir
Dévy, Gemfri, Sir, 1778-1829
Hamfri Dejvi
Hamfrijs Deivijs
Hemfri Devi
Humphrey Davy angol kémikus
Humphry Davy
Humphry Davy angielski chemik i fizyk
Humphry Davy britisk kemiker
Humphry Davy britisk kjemikar
Humphry Davy britisk kjemiker
Humphry Davy Brits scheikundige (1778-1829)
Humphry Davy brittisk kemist
Humphry Davy chimico inglese
Humphry Davy chimiste et philosophe des sciences, fils de Robert Davy et Grace Millett
Humphry Davy englischer Chemiker
Humphry Davy Químico británico
Humphry Davy químico córnico
Χάμφρι Ντέιβι
Гемфры Дэві
Гемфрі Деві
Гемфрі Деві британський фізик і хімік, член Лондонського королівського наукового товариства, з 1820 — президент цього товариства
Дэви, Гемфри
Дэви, Гемфри Английский химик
Хамфри Дејви
Хамфри Дејви англиски хемичар
Хъмфри Дейви
Հեմֆրի Դևի
האמפרי דייווי
سر ہمفری ڈیوی
همفري دافي، 1778-1826
همفري ديفي
همفری دیوی شیمی‌دان بریتانیایی
ہمفری ڈیوی
हंफ्री डेवी
हम्फ्री डेव्ही
হামফ্রে ডেভি
ਹੰਫ਼ਰੀ ਡੇਵੀ
ହମ୍ଫ୍ରୀ ଡେଭୀ
ஹம்பிரி டேவி
హంఫ్రీ డేవీ
ಹಂಫ್ರಿ ಡೇವಿ
ഹംഫ്രി ഡേവി
ฮัมฟรี เดวี
ჰამფრი დეივი
험프리 데이비
デーヴイ, ハンフリー
ハンフリー・デービー
漢弗里·戴維
Languages
English (506)
French (53)
German (19)
Spanish (5)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
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