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The Collected Works of Count Rumford, Vol II
Practical Applications of Heat

(Including "Chimney Fireplaces" and "Supplementary Observations")
by Sanborn C. Brown
Harvard Univ. Press, 1969

Volume II of a Five Volume Set. Volume II contains Rumford's two essays on fireplaces, "Chimney Fireplaces" and "Supplementary Observations", published in 1795 and 1798 - the Source for information about Rumford fireplaces. Sanborn Brown photcopied Rumford's original plates but re-set the type.
On Line Version of Rumford's "Chimney Fireplaces" scanned from the original essays.

"The Collected Works of Count Rumford, Vol II" by Sanborn Brown --- $85 plus $5 shipping

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