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" A description of the Tuba-stentorophonica, an instrument of excellent use, as well by sea as by land." In this rare tract, consisting of eight leaves, he gives an account of the various experiments that he made before his instrument attained a certain... "
A Brief Account of the Life, Writings, and Inventions of Sir Samuel Morland ... - Page 14
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1838 - 31 pages
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The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette, Volume 27

Industrial arts - 1837
...description of the speaking-trumpet, in a small tract entitled, " A Description of the Tuba Stentorophonica, an Instrument of excellent use, as well by Sea as by Land," (fol., 8 leaves). From this very rare treatise, the following particulars are taken, which are interesting,...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 27

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1837
...description of the speaking-trumpet, in a small tract entitled, " A Description of the Tuba Stentorophonica, an Instrument of excellent use, as well by Sea as by Land," (fol., 8 leaves). From this very rare treatise, the following particulars are taken, which are interesting,...
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The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette, Volume 28

Industrial arts - 1838
...a fire-engine invsnted by Greatorix in 1658, which was ten years before he saw the ' quench- fires' of Sir Samuel. " We are, however, certainly indebted...Tuba-stentorophonica, an instrument of excellent use, as well by sea «s by land.' In this rare tract, consisting of eight leaves, he gives an account of the various experiments...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 28

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1838
...fire-engine invented by Greatorix in 1656, which was ten years before he saw the • quench- fires' of Sir Samuel. " We are, however, certainly indebted to Morland for the speaking-trumpet, an actoimt of which instrument he published at London in 1071, under the title of 'A de»cription of the...
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The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Hammersmith: Interspersed with ...

Thomas Faulkner - Hammersmith (England) - 1839 - 446 pages
...are, however, certainly indebted to Sir Samuel Morland for the speaking-trumpet, an account of which he published at London, in 1671, under the title of...instrument of excellent use, as well by sea as by land." But the principal objects of Sir Samuel's study were waterengines and pumps, which he carried to a...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 165-166

Early English newspapers - 1839
...asserted that he invented the fire-engine, but his machine was preceded by others for the same purpose. We are, however, certainly indebted to Morland for the speaking-trumpet, an account of which he published at London, in 1671, under the title of " A description of the Tubastentorophonica, an...
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The Mechanic's Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette, Volume 28

1838
...a fire-engine invented by Greatorix in 1656, which was ten years before he saw the * quench- fires' of Sir Samuel. " We are, however, certainly indebted...in 1671, under the title of ' A description of the Tub:i-stentorophoiiica, an instrument of excellent use, as well by sea as by land.' In this rare tract,...
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New general biographical dictionary, Volume 10

Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose, Thomas Wright - Biography - 1848
...account of which he published in 1671, under the tide of, A Description of the Tuba Stentorphonica, an instrument of excellent use as well by sea as by land. The invention excited much general interest at the time ; so Butler makes Hudibras say, " I heard a...
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The English Cyclopaedia

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1867
...instrument he published at London in 1671, under the titl« of ' Л Description of the Tuba Stentorophonica, an instrument of excellent use as well by sea as by...leaves, he gives an account of the various experiments made by him before his instrument attained a certain degree of perfection. The first trumpet that he...
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Biography: Or, Third Division of "The English Encyclopedia", Volume 4

Charles Knight - Biography - 1867
...\Ve are indebted to Morland for the speaking-trumpet in its present form, an account of which useful instrument he published at London in 1671, under the title of ' A Description of the TubaSteutorophouica, an instrument of excellent use as well by sea as by land." In this rare tract,...
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