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" Watt did ; and the dates here become very material. It appears that he wrote a letter to Dr. Priestley on 26th April, 1783, in which he reasons on the experiment of burning the two gases in a close vessel, and draws the conclusion, " that water is composed... "
Mechanics' Magazine - Page 84
1840
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Lives of Men of Letters & Science: Who Flourished in the Time of ..., Volume 1

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1845 - 516 pages
...did ; and the dates here become very material. It appears that he wrote a letter to Dr. Priestley on 26th April, 1783, in which he reasons on the experiment...letter was received by Dr. Priestley and delivered to Sir Joseph Banks, with a request that it might be read to the Royal Society ; but Mr. Watt afterwards...
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Lives of Men of Letters and Science who Flourished in the Time of George III

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1845 - 516 pages
...and the dates here become very material. It appears that he wrote a letter to Dr. Priestley on 126th April, 1783, in which he reasons on the experiment...letter was received by Dr. Priestley and delivered to Sir Joseph Banks, with a request that it might be read to the Royal Society ; but Mr. Watt afterwards...
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Lives of Men of Letters & Science: Who Flourished in the Time of ..., Volume 1

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1845 - 516 pages
...here become very material. It appears that he wrote a letter to Dr. Priestley on 26th April, l783, in which he reasons on the experiment of burning the...letter was received by Dr. Priestley and delivered to Sir Joseph Banks, with a request that it might be read to the Royal Society ; but Mr. Watt afterwards...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1846
...there be some other matter set free which escapes our senses. Are we not then authorized to conclude that water is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston, deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat: that dephlogigticated or pure air is composed of water deprived of its phlogiston,...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1846
...there be some other matter set free which escapes our senses. Are we not then authorized to conclude that water is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston, deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat: that dephlogislicated or pure air is composed of water deprived of its phlogiston,...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 77

1846
...there bo some other matter set free which escapes our senses. Are we not then authorized to conclude that water is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston, deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat : that dephlogisticated or pure air is composed of water deprived of its phlogiston,...
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Correspondence of the Late James Watt on His Discovery of the Theory of the ...

James Watt - 1846 - 280 pages
...process, and water, light, and heat, " are all the products. " Are we not then authorized to conclude, that water " is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston, " deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat ; " that dephlogisticated or pure air is composed of " water deprived of its phlogiston,...
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History of the Inductive Sciences: XI. Electricity. XII. Magnetism. XIII ...

William Whewell - 1847
...result of Cavendish's experiments to Lavoisier, at Paris. Watt's letter, containing his hypothesis that " water is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat ; and that phlogisticated or pure air is composed of water deprived of its phlogiston...
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The North British Review, Volume 6

1847
...the result of Cavendish's experiments to Lavoisier at Paris. Watt's letter, containing his hypothesis that ' water is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston, deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat, and that dephlogisticated, or pure air, is composed of water deprived of its phlogiston,...
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The Philosophy of the Inductive Sciences: Founded Upon Their History, Volume 1

William Whewell - 1847
...Lavoisier. Watt's statement of his views is as follows f : " Are we not authorized to conclude that water is composed of dephlogisticated air and phlogiston deprived of part of their latent or elementary heat ; that dephlogisticated or pure air is composed of water deprived of its phlogiston...
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