Philosophical recreations, or, Winter amusements:
a collection of entertaining & surprising experiments in mechanics, arithmetic, optics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, electricity, chemistry, magnetism, & pyrotechny, or art of making fire works, together with the wonders of the air pump, magic lanthorn, camera obscura, &c. ... and a variety of tricks with cards. The whole simplified and clearly elucidated so as to suit every capacity.
|Main Creator:||Badcock, John, fl. 1816-1830.|
|Published / Created:||
London, Printed for T. Hughes [1820?]
Preface signed: J.B. [John Badcock]
Physical description: xv, 200 p. 15 cm.
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|J 508||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Joly|