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New Experiments Physico-Mechanicall, Touching the Spring of the Air, and Its Effects

  • 1660
  • Robert Boyle
    Oxford: H. Hall for T. Robinson
  • 18 cm H
  • In the Edelstein Rare Book Room
  • Roy G. Neville Historical Chemical Library
  • b1034558

Description

Boyle's pioneering air pump. The air in the glass sphere above is extracted using a plunger attached to the geared bar in the cylinder in the center.

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