Concerning Pendulums

Catalogue no: 1495
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 46 Illustrations: 1 Language(s): English Publication date: c.1793
Editor: Publisher: Lectures on Natural Philosophy
Dimensions: 210mm x 135mm Condition: Good
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A full account of the definition and theory of pendulums, isochronism, cycloidal arcs and compensation.  Examples given of how to solve pendulum problems, lengths etc.

Final section concerns the nature of time with many references to the Divine influence God.

Pull out engraving shows different pendulums, experiments and a dead beat escapement.

Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 5
Search terms: Pendulums
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