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Stereographic Projection with Churchman’s New Projection for Mountainous Countries: Diagrams illustrating the use of contour lines to map elevation and underwater depths.
Calx carbonata. Crystallized lime carbonate from Matlock, Cornwall.
Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains in the Western Hemisphere: An infographic chart of natural features of the western hemisphere.
Modern Express Engine. London and North-Western Railway.
Lead. Native lead 1-6, 8, German lead 7, Saxon lead 9, Napolitan lead 10, 11, Lorraine lead 12, Engraved by John Pass.
Copper from Hungary1, 2, Cornwall 3, 4, 5, Japan 6, Hepatic copper 7, Black vitrreous ore 8, Bue copper 9 Malachite 10 Copper in quartz 11, Copper pyrites 12, Yellow copper C fulvum
Depiction of the Ancient Egyptian Zodiac from the ceiling of the Temple of Dendera, renowned for being the only complete map of an ancient sky.
Silex steatites. Red and green serpentine from Lizard point, Cornwall.
Mechanical properties of Air (2-4), Laws of Air (5-7), Barometer (8-9, 1), Air Pump 10-11) Air Condenser (12-14), Air Ballon (15), Diving Ball (16) With key.
Cuprum phosphatum. Copper phosphate from Cornwall
Nickel, Calamine, Bismuth, Antinomy, Arsenic, Regulus and Wolfram. Engraved by John Pass.
Extention, Impenetrability, Divisibility, Porosity, Inertia, Cohesion, Gravity (1-16), Gravity (17-26), Pendulum (27-30), Forces (31-37), Laws of Motion (38-39). With Key.
Crampton’s Locomotive Engine.
Phenomena of the Earth: Four diagrams illustrating the theories of seasons, the day-night cycle, and solar time (sundials).
Der Mench als Industriepalast (Man as an Industrial Palace): The human body represented as a machine with part represented by a mechanical equivalent.
Diagrams of Dirigible aerostats or steerable balloons.
Oxford Astronomical Observatory: Interior with globe, telescopes and other scientific instruments.
Carbo Bitumen. Viscous Bitumen from Castletown, Isle of Man.
Fluor. Five examples of Fluor from the Poldice mine in Gwenaap. Engraved by John Pass.
Dirigible balloon ‘Patrie’. Diagram of parts with explanation in French.
Cuprum sulphureum. Blistered sulphuret of Copper from the Cook’s Kitchen mine, Cornwall.
Orville Wright experimenting with flight.
Uranium oxygenizatum. Oxide of Uranium frm the Tolcairn mine, Cornwall.
Projection of Globes and Maps: Diagrams illustrating the mathematics behind various map projections used to convert a spherical globe into a flat map.
Phenomena of the Atmosphere: With key to 24 types.
General Service Wall pictures educational series of daily life in Britain after Elizabeth Skilton.
Hydostatics: Pressure and equilibrium of liquids.
Cuprum subsulphureum. Vitreous copper ore from Cornwall.
Atlantic Type Engine: North British Railway.
Tin. Spathose Tin 1,2, Wood Tin from Cornwall 3-7. Tooth Tin 8-11, Saxon Tin 12, Garnet Tin 13,, 14, Tin in shorl 15, Crystalised Tin 16, 17. Engraved by John Pass.
Zincum carbonatum. Carbonate of zinc from the Matlock, Rutland mine.
Ferrum phosphatum. Iron phosphate and Iron carbonate from Huel Kine, Cornwall.
Nature in Descending Regions: 1893. Comparative chart of the World’s oceans and the different species that live within them. .
Infographic illustration of areas of geological interest.
Characters of the Ten Elements and Twelve Celestial Signs: Combined in the luni-solar calendar of sixty years.
Comparative chart of the earth’s geology.
Sound and Hearing (1-6), Ear (7), Musical Sounds (8-9), Musical Instruments (10-20). With Key.
Comparative view of buildings by height including the Pyramid of Cheops, St Peters, St Pauls with key. Framed.
Plumbum phosphatum. Lead phosphate from Leadhills, Lancashire.
Argilla electrica. Tourmaline, from Chudleigh, Devon.
Gold from Hungary 1, 2, Dentrical silver 3,4,6, Varigated ore 5, Vitreous ore. Engraved by John Pass.
‘Galvanic Electricity’: Sir William Robert Grove QC, a pioneer of fuel cell technology. SPY.
Machine Age: View of the Industrial Metropolis. World’s Fair.
Non-Metallic, Metallic and Caloric elements. With Key.
Armillary sphere (used to simulate the orbits of the heavenly bodies): With, a Terrestrial globe, and a Celestial globe.
Barytes sulphata. Sulphate of barytes from Surrey.
A depiction of an Ancient Egyptian planisphere from the ceiling of the Temple of Hathor at Dendera, renowned as the only complete map of the ancient sky”.
Red stillbite or zeolite from Hall Hill, Scotland.
Victorian educational chart showing the comparative heights of mountains around the world.
Vertical distribution of climate of different mountains, and snow at different altitudes.