Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 11 on I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate....  
" I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to me the principles of an invention which you say you have discovered respecting the moving of ships by the means of steam. It is a subject on which I have made important... "
Fund Publicaion - Page 23
by Maryland Historical Society - 1867
Full view - About this book

The Life of Robert Fulton

Cadwallader David Colden - Naval architects - 1817 - 371 pages
...I have received your's of the thirtieth of September, in which you propose to communicate to me 114 the principles of an invention, which you say you...the principles of mechanics my particular study," c. I have been the more particular in noticing this letter from Lord Stanhope, because it is a document...
Full view - About this book

Scientific Tracts, Volume 2

1832
...received,1 says the latter, ' yours of the thirtieth of September, in whiSh you propose to inform me of the principles of an invention, which you say you have discovered, respecting the moving of ships by means of steam,' &c. But Fulton by no means limited by his active mind to a barren speculation upon...
Full view - About this book

History of the United States: N0. II: Or, Uncle Philip's ..., Volumes 1-2

Francis Lister Hawks - New York (State) - 1835
...also written about steam navigation : here it is : " ' Sir : I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to...respecting the moving of ships by the means of steam.' " " Then, Uncle Philip, those people are certainly wrong who say that Mr. Fulton had not thought of...
Full view - About this book

The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 34

Eliakim Littell - 1838
...proved by the following passage of a letter to him from Lord Stanhope, of date October 7, 1793: "Sir, I have received yours of the 30th September,...have discovered, respecting the moving of ships by means of stearn. I shall be glad to receive, &c." But although this letter shows Fulton to have formed...
Full view - About this book

The life of Robert Fulton ...: accompanied with copies of Mr. Fulton's ...

John Franklin Reigart - 1856 - 269 pages
...October, at Holdsworthy, Devon, and is as follows : " SIR : I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to...the principles of mechanics my particular study," etc. The history of the discovery of the power of steam, and of its application to engines which have...
Full view - About this book

Notes for a History of Steam Navigation

George Henry Preble - Steam-navigation - 1881 - 271 pages
...Holdsworthy, Devon, October 7, 1793, in which he says, " SIB, I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to...the principles of mechanics my particular study," etc. for pumping water from mines, saw how those difficulties could be overcome. One day David Wilkinson,...
Full view - About this book

Notes for a history of steam navigation

George Henry Preble - Law - 1881 - 271 pages
...Holdsworthy, Devon, October 7, 1793, in which he says, " SIR, I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to me the principles of aa invention which you say you have discovered respecting the moving of ships by the means of steam....
Full view - About this book

The great inventions: their history, from the earliest period to the present ...

Franc Bangs Wilkie - Inventions - 1883 - 687 pages
...may be inferred from the reply, and which is as follows : " Sir, I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to...have discovered, respecting the moving of ships by steam. I shall be glad to receive the communication which you intend, as I have made the principles...
Full view - About this book

A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation

George Henry Preble, John Lipton Lochhead - Steam-navigation - 1883 - 484 pages
...Holdsworth, Devon, October 7, 1793, in which he says, " SIR, I have received yours of the 30th of September, in which you propose to communicate to me the principles of au invention which you say you have discovered respecting the moving of ships by the means of steam....
Full view - About this book

The Life of Robert Fulton and a History of Steam Navigation

Thomas Wallace Knox - Steam-navigation - 1886 - 507 pages
...received yours of the 3Oth of September, in which you propose to communicate to me the principles ,jef an invention which you say you have discovered, respecting the moving of ships by means of steam. It is a subject on which I have made important discoveries. I shall be glad to receive...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF