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Slide set: Mechanics: including the various properties of solids, liquids and gases (lecture: York & Son, 110 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set
Illustrated catalogue of magic, optical and dissolving view lanterns, lime-light apparatus, etc.: season 1892-93 (London: Wrench & Son, 1892), 150-151

“Selected and arranged by the Rev. P.R. Sleeman, F.R.A.S., F.R.M.S., etc.”

Catalogue of lantern slides: part II (London: Newton & Co., 1913), 389

“Selected and arranged by the Rev. P.R. Sleeman, F.R.A.S., F.R.M.S., etc.”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 35

“Selected and arranged by the Rev. P.R. Sleeman, F.R.A.S., F.R.M.S., etc.”

Other reference
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 273

“This set is selected and arranged by the Rev. P. R. Sleeman, F.R.A.S , F.R M.S., etc. We have illustrated the Parellelogram of Forces, Pulleys, Levers, Windlass, Elasticity, Crystallisation, Centre of Gravity, Centrifugal Force, Pendula, the Principle of Hydraulic Press, Liquid Pressure, and other items touching the various properties of Solids, Liquids, and Gases.”

Lucerna ID  3000673

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 August 2021

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