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Michell, John 1724?-1793

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Works: 21 works in 125 publications in 3 languages and 1,446 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Classifications: Q111, 509
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Publications about John Michell
Publications by John Michell
Publications by John Michell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Michell
A treatise of artificial magnets in which is shewn an easy and expeditious method of making them, superior to the best natural ones: ... By J. Michell by John Michell( Book )
26 editions published between 1750 and 2005 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Proposal of a method for measuring degrees of longitude upon parallels of the æquator by John Michell( Book )
18 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
An inquiry into the probable parallax, and magnitude of the fixed stars from the quantity of light which they afford us, and the particular circumstances of their situation by John Michell( Book )
18 editions published between 1768 and 2005 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
On the means of discovering the distance, magnitude, &c. of the fixed stars in consequence of the diminution of the velocity of their light ... By the Rev. John Michell ... Read at the Royal Society, Nov. 27, 1783 by John Michell( Computer File )
10 editions published between 1784 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Weighing the world the Reverend John Michell of Thornhill by Russell McCormmach( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The book about John Michell (1724-93) has two parts. The first and longest part is biographical, an account of Michell's home setting (Nottinghamshire in England), the clerical world in which he grew up (Church of England), the university (Cambridge) where he studied and taught, and the scientific activities he made the center of his life. The second part is a complete edition of his known letters. Half of his letters have not been previously published; the other half are brought together in one place for the first time. The letters touch on all aspects of his career, and because they are in h
Memoir of John Michell by Archibald Geikie( Book )
3 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
On the means of discovering the distance, magnitude, &c. of the fixed stars by John Michell( Computer File )
1 edition published in 1784 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A treatise of artificial magnets ... By J. Michell by John Michell( Computer File )
1 edition published in 1751 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Michell, J. (John), 1724?-1793
Languages
English (113)
French (10)
Latin (1)
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