Begrænset udgave An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Steam Engine by Charles Frederick Partington nR9vDL5L

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  • 1955 Antal på lager


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Though much about his life is uncertain Charles Frederick Partington is known to have lectured at the London Institution between 1823 and 1830 on a variety of technical topics and he delivered some of the first lectures specifically designed for young people. He had a particular interest in the steam engine and this book reissued here in the first edition of 1822 was one of the earliest overviews of its history and development. A third edition appeared in 1826. Noting the excessive frequenc