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The French Armorclad War Ship Brennus

Sinking Wells and Shafts

By Henry Davey

The Rudder of the Brennus

The Boston Navy Yard

New Method of Transforming Heat into Mechanical Energy

By Herman Mehner

Draught and Haulage of Road Vehicles

Gas Leakage

By Charles H. Nettleton


Art in Modern Carriages

The Decorative Treatment of Natural Foliage

By Hugh Stannus

Early History of the Discovery and use of Tin

Improved Alternating Current Dynamo

The Trout Parasite of Yellowstone Park: Its Resemblance to Tænia Solium

Wollomombi Falls

The Volcano of Bogaslov

The Whale Fishery

Soap Bubble Blower

The Central Lateral Motion of the Worlds of Space

Sewage Disposal for Towns and Cities

The “Sleeping Sickness” of West Africa

The Manufacture of Nitro-Cellulose

By J. B. Littlewood

A Crystalline Albuminoid from Oats

Building Plans and Specifications


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    December 05, 1891

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