A description of ventilators whereby great quantities of fresh air may with ease be conveyed into mines, goals, hospitals, work-houses and ships, in exchange for their noxious air : an account also of their great usefulness in many other respects : as in preserving all sorts of grain dry, sweet, and free from being destroyed by weevels, both in grainaries and ships, and in preserving many other sorts of goods : as also in drying corn, malt, hop, gun-powder, &c., and for many other useful purposes, which was read before the Royal Society in May, 1741 /
Printed for W. Innys ... [et al.],
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|Item Description:||A continuation was published in 1758 with title "A treatise on ventilators."|
Reproduction of original from Goldsmiths' Library, University of London.
Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 07967.
|Physical Description:||xx, 172 p.,  folded leaves of plates : ill.|
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