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Works about Sir Humphry Davy, 1778-1829

Carrier, Elba O. Humphry Davy and chemical discovery. New York: Watts, 1965. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 C3 1965

Crowther, James Gerald. H. Davy (1778-1829). Paris: Hermann & cie, 1939. Oesper Collection Number QD22.D3 C714 1939

Davy Bicentenary Symposium (1978 : Royal Institution of Great Britain)Science and the sons of genius : studies on Humphry Davy. London: Science Reviews, 1980. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 D45 1978

Davy, John, 1790-1868. Memoirs of the life of Sir Humphry Davy, bart., LL. D., F. R. S., foreign associate of the Institute of France, &c. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman, 1836. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 D3 1836

Dunsch, Lothar. Humphry Davy. 1. Aufl. Leipzig: Teubner, 1982. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 D86 1982

Fullmer, June Z. Sir Humphry Davy's published works. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1969. Oesper Collection Number: Z8219.7 .F84 1969

Fullmer, June Z. Young Humphry Davy: the making of an experimental chemist. Philadelphia : American Philosophical Society, 2000. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 F85 2000

Gregory, Joshua Craven, 1875- The scientific achievements of Sir Humphry Davy. London: Oxford University Press, H. Milford, 1930. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D33 G7 1930

Hartley, Harold, Sir, 1878- Humphry Davy. [London]: Nelson, [1966]. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 H3 1966

Hoole, G. P. Sir Humphry Davy: Tonbridge associations. [Tonbridge]([Old Powder Mills, Nr Leigh,Tonbridge, Kent]): Bridge Chemicals, 1978. Oesper Collection Number: QD22 .D3 1978

Jones, Bence, 1814-1873. The Royal Institution : its founder and its first professors. London: Longmans, Green, 1871. Oesper Collection Number: Q41.R88 J7 1871

Kendall, James, 1899- Humphry Davy, "pilot" of Penzance. London: Faber and Faber, 1954. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 K4 1954

Knight, David M. Humphry Davy, science & power. Oxford, UK; Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell, 1992. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 K65 1992

Lamont-Brown, Raymond, 1939- Humphry Davy : life beyond the lamp. Stroud: Sutton, 2004. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 L36 2004

Mayhew, Henry, 1812-1887. The wonders of science; or, Young Humphry Davy (the Cornish apothecary's boy, who taught himself natural philosophy and eventually became president of the Royal society). The life of a wonderful boy, written for boys. New York: Harper & brothers, 1856. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 M5 1856

Paris, John Ayrton, 1785-1856. The life of Sir Humphry Davy. London: H. Colburn and R. Bentley, 1831. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 P3 1831

Prandtl, Wilhelm, 1878- Humphry Davy, Jöns Jacob Berzelius: zwei führende Chemiker aus der ersten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts. Stuttgart: Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft, 1948. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 P7 1948

Thorpe, T. E. (Thomas Edward), Sir, 1845-1925. Humphry Davy, poet and philosopher. New York: Macmillan & Co., 1896. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 T5 1896

Treneer, Anne. The mercurial chemist, a life of Sir Humphry Davy. London: Methuen, [1963]. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 T7 1963

Works by Sir Humphry Davy, 1778-1829

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. The collected works of Sir Humphry Davy. London: Smith, Elder and co., 1839-40. Oesper Collection Number: QD3 .D35 1839

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. The collected works of Sir Humphry Davy. Bristol: Thoemmes, 2001. Oesper Collection Number: QD3.D35 2001

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Consolations in travel; or, The last days of a philosopher. London:Cassell & Co., 1889. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 D3 1889

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. The decomposition of the fixed alkalies and alkaline earths. Edinburgh: Alembic Club; Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1906. Oesper Collection Number: QD172.A4 D29 1906

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Electrochemische untersuchungen ... Vorgelesen in der Königl societät zu London als Bakerian lecture am 20. november 1806 und am 19. november 1807. Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 1893. Oesper Collection Number: QD172 .A4 D3 1893

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. The elementary nature of chlorine. Edinburgh : Alembic Club, 1906. Oesper Collection Number: QD181.C5 D37 1906

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Elements of agricultural chemistry, in a course of lectures for the Board of Agriculture. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1813. Oesper Collection Number: S585 .D24 1813

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Elements of agricultural chemistry, in a course of lectures for the Board of Agriculture. Philadelphia: J. Conrad, 1815. Oesper Collection Number: S585 .D24 1815

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Elements of agricultural chemistry, in a course of lectures for the Board of Agriculture. To which is added A treatise on soils and manures as founded on actual experience and as combined with the leading principles of agriculture; in which the theory and doctrines of Sir Humphry Davy and other agricultural chemists are rendered familiar to the experienced farmer; by a practical agriculturist. Philadelphia: B. Warner, 1821. Oesper Collection Number: S585 .D24 1821

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Elements of chemical philosophy. Part 1, vol.1. Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1812. Oesper Collection Number: QD28 .D27 1812

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Fragmentary remains, literary and scientific, of Sir Humphry, Davy, bart., late president of the Royal society, etc., with a sketch of his life and selections from his correspondence. London: J. Churchill, 1858. Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D33 D2 1858

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Humphry Davy on geology: the 1805 lectures for the general audience. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1980. Oesper Collection Number: QE35.D26 1980

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Researches, chemical and philosophical; chiefly concerning nitrous oxide, or dephlogisticated nitrous air, and its respiration. London: Printed for J. Johnson, 1800. Oesper Collection Number: QD181.N1 D3 1800

Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829. Scandinavia assessed in 1824. [London: Priv. Print. for T & L Hannas, n.d.] Oesper Collection Number: QD22.D3 D388 1968

Marcet, Mrs. (Jane Haldimand), 1769-1858. Conversations on chemistry... To which are added, some late discoveries on...fixed alkalies, by H. Davy, of the Royal Society. Published [n.p.] From Sidney's Press; For Increase Cooke, Book-sellers, New Haven, 1814. Oesper Collection Number: QD30 .M3y 1814

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