Nevv experiments physico-mechanical, touching the spring of the air, and its effects :
(made, for the most part, in a new pneumatical engine) written by way of letter to the Right Honorable Charles Lord Vicount of Dungarvan, eldest son to the Earl of Corke. By the Honorable Robert Boyle Esq;.
|Main Creator:||Boyle, Robert, 1627-1691.|
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Oxford : printed by H. Hall, printer to the University [, and J.G.], for Tho: Robinson, 1662.
|Edition:||The second edition. Whereunto is added a defence of the authors explication of the experiments, against the objections of Franciscus Linus, and, Thomas Hobbes.|
Edition statement from half-title.
There is a half t.p. to the above.
With separate t.p.-- A defence of the doctrine touching the spring and weight of the air ... against the objections of F. Linus ... London : Pr. by J.G. for Thomas Robinson Bookseller in Oxon, 1662, and 'An examen of Mr. T. Hobbes his Dialogus physicus de naturâ aëris. As far as it concerns Mr. Boyle's book of new experiments ... London : Pr. by J.G. for Thomas Robinson Bookseller in Oxon, 1662.
For full collation, see Fulton (J.F.) : bibliography of Boyle, 1931. (Oxford Bibliographical Soc. : proc., III, I).
With preface signed R: Sh: i.e. Robert Sharrock.
Physical description: , 207, ; , 122, ; , 86, , 85-98,  p., 2 leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill ; 4to.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), B3999
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