[Colonel Colt's Small Arms Manufactory] & [Minie Impts. In Breech-loading Fire-Arms] & [William Heinke Impts. In Diving Dress] & [Archer Impts. In Photography] &&&& [SEE BELOW]

Colt, Samuel & Minie, C. C. E. & Eley, W. T. & Pearson, S. & Beasley, W. & Heinke, W. & Archer, F. S. & Green, George &&&& Newton's London Journal of Arts and Sciences; being a record of the progress of Invention . New Series. Volume III.

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Title: [Colonel Colt's Small Arms Manufactory] & [...

Publisher: Newton and Son

Publication Date: 1856

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: 12 folded engraved Plates

Book Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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Green buckram. Contents: VG. Binding: Fine. ** From the U.S. Geological Survey Library, with logo at bottom of spine. Bookplate inside cover. CONTENTS INCLUDE: #### COLONEL COLT'S SMALL ARMS MANUFACTORY. p 1-12, & 65-75, with two folded engraved plates(9 figures & 13 figures. #### Under Recent Patents: . To SAMUEL COLT, of Pall-mall, and WILLIAM ELEY, of Broad-street, Golden-square, for improvements in the manufacture of cartridges. ---- [Dated 9th June, 1855.] p 347-348, with an engraved plate(4 figures). #### . To William Eley, of Broad-street, Golden-square, for an improvement in the manufacture of detonating caps for fire-arms. --- [Dated 4th June, 1855.] p 80. #### . To CHARLES CLAUDE ETIENNE MINIE, of Paris, for improvements in breech-loading fire-arms. ---- [Dated 18th May, 1855.] p 94-95, with an engraved plate[3 figures). #### . To Robert Mallet, engineer, of Dublin, for improvements in the manufacture of hollow shot and shells, and similar hollow bodies, of cast-iron or other cast metals. ---- [Dated 26th January, 1855.]. p 146-149, with an engraved plate(5 figures). #### . To Frederick Joyce, of Upper Thames-street, for improvements in the manufacture of percussion caps and other primers. ---- [Dated 3rd April, 1855.]. p 154. #### . To Richards Peters, of Union-street, Borough, for improvements in the manufacture of ordnance shells and other hollow vessels. ---- [Dated 7th June, 1855.] p 155-156, with an engraved plate(2 figures). #### . To Samuel Pearson, of Woolrich, for an improvement in the manufacture of gun-barrels, pipes, and tubes. --- [Dated 14th November, 1854.] p 156-157, with an engraved plate(2 figures). #### . To William Beasley, of Smethwick, Staffordshire, for improvements in the manufacture of gun barrels. --- [Dated 21st November, 1854.] p 200-201, with an engraved plate(5 figures). #### "On improvements in DIVING DRESSES and other apparatus for WORKING UNDER WATER, " --- by Mr. WILLIAM HEINKE. P 238-244. #### Under Recent Patents: . To Frederick Scott Archer, of Great Russell-street, for certain IMPROVEMENTS IN PHOTOGRAPHY. --- [Dated 24th August, 1855.] p 291-292. #### . To Joh Imray, of Bridge-road, Lambeth, for improvements in measuring instruments. --- [Dated 5th February, 1855.] p 83-84, with an engraved plate(2 figures). #### "On an equatorial motion for telescopes." by Thomas Richards. p 114-118. #### Robert Stephenson on British Railways. p 106-112. #### Under Recent Patents: . To George Green, of Mile-End-road, for improvements in sawing machinery. ---- [Dated 4th June, 1855.] p 325-331, with an engraved plate(11 figures). && more on shaping wood . #### . &&&&. Bookseller Inventory #


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