The Electrical Review, Volume 8 (Google eBook)

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Electrical review, Limited, 1880 - Electric engineering
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Page 38 - Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
Page 45 - How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank! Here will we sit, and let the sounds of music Creep in our ears: soft stillness and the night Become the touches of sweet harmony. Sit, Jessica. Look how the floor of heaven Is thick inlaid with patines of bright gold: There's not the smallest orb which thou behold'st But in his motion like an angel sings, Still quiring to the young-eyed cherubins; Such harmony is in immortal souls; But whilst this muddy vesture of decay Doth grossly close it in, we...
Page 3 - Telegrams in respect of the transmission of which no charge is made, transmitted by a telegraph maintained or used solely for private use, and relating to the business or private affairs of the owner thereof...
Page 3 - telegraph ' shall, in addition to the meaning assigned to it in the Telegraph Act, 1863, mean and include any apparatus for transmitting messages or other communications by means of electric signals.
Page 21 - For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus shall God bring with Him.
Page 3 - ... conveying from one place to another all letters, except in the following cases, and shall also have the exclusive privilege of performing all the incidental services of receiving, collecting, sending, despatching, and delivering all letters...
Page 21 - Science, in December, 1876 ; Associate of the Amsterdam Royal Academy of Sciences, in April, 1877 ; and Corresponding Member of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, Vienna, in August, 1877. He was Fellow of the Royal Societies of London and Edinburgh, and of the Cambridge Philosophical Society.
Page 38 - The total energy of any material system is a quantity which can neither be increased nor diminished by any action between the parts of the system, though it may be transformed into any of the forms of which energy is susceptible.
Page 96 - The weight of the core, which has to be maintained in suspension by the attractive force produced by the current, determines the distance between the electrodes, and hence the electric resistance of the arc. The result is that the length of the arc is regulated automatically so as to maintain a uniform resistance, signifying a uniform development of light. APPENDIX. The measurements of the electric...
Page 123 - If this space was enclosed with a high fruit -wall (as shown with the lamp centres marked in the accompanying sketch), this will also get the full benefit of electric radiation and would serve at the same time to protect the plants from winds.

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