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Tracts : consisting of observations about the saltness of the sea: an account of a statical hygroscope and its uses: together with an appendix about the force of the air's moisture: a fragment about the natural and preternatural state of bodies.

Author: Robert Boyle
Publisher: London : Sold by S. Smith at the Prince's Arms in St. Paul's Church-yard., 1690.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : The Second EditionView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Boyle
OCLC Number: 1044344315
Notes: Reproduction of original in: Eton College. Library.
Imperfect: tightly bound, with loss of text.
Description: 1 online resource ([190] p. in various pagings.)
Contents: Of the positive or privative nature of cold, a sceptical dialogue ... --
Two problems about cold, grounded on new experiments, and proposed in a letter to a friend: an attempt to manifest and measure the great expansive force of freezing water; a new experiment about the production of cold by the conflict of bodies appearing to make an ebullition --
Observations and experiments about the saltness of the sea --
The fourth section belonging to the tract formerly published under the title, Relations about the bottom of the sea --
A paradox of the natural and preternatural state of bodies, especially of the air --
A statical hygroscope proposed to be farther tryed, in a letter to H. Oldenburgh Esq. ... --
A new experiment and other instances of the efficacy of the air's moisture.
Other Titles: Observations and experiments about the saltness of the sea.
New experiment and other instances of the efficacy of the air's moisture.
Statical hygroscope proposed to be farther tryed.
Paradox of the natural and preternatural state of bodies, especially of the air.
Two problems about cold, grounded on new experiments.
Of the positive or privative nature of cold.
Relations about the bottom of the sea.
Responsibility: By the Honourable Robert Boyle. ; To all which is premis'd a sceptical dialogue about the positive or privative nature of cold: with some experiments of Mr. Boyle's referr'd to in that discourse. By a member of the Royal Society.

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