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Robison, John, 1739-1805 (professor of natural philosophy, University of Edinburgh)


Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Charles Hope: Notes from lectures given by John Robison

Identifier: Coll-1371
Scope and Contents

5 volumes of notes taken at the lectures given by John Robison.

Dates: c1780s

Tides, c1780-c1803

Identifier: Coll-204/33
Scope and Contents

Volume contains print and manuscript notes ostensibly on tides, but mostly on optics, with numerous diagrams and tables.

Dates: c1780-c1803

Treatises, c1780-c1802

Identifier: Coll-204/7
Scope and Contents

Illustrated print and manuscript treatises on the geometry of motion.

Dates: c1780-c1802

Varied Motions, c1780-c1803

Identifier: Coll-204/14
Scope and Contents

Volume contains manuscript notes on the geometry of motion, on materials science, and on astronomy; some jotted diagrams and tables attend.

Dates: c1780-c1803

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Archival Object 50
Collection 4
Edinburgh -- Scotland 38
Physics 19
Dynamics 17
Mechanics 14
Astronomy 9