Science in the 19th Century Periodical

Packard, Alpheus Spring 1876. Guide to the Study of Insects and a Treatise on Those Injurious and Beneficial to Crops, for the Use of Colleges, Farm-Schools, and Agriculturists, 6th ed, New York: H. H. Holt and Company

Paget, Frederick Arthur 1870. Report on the Economy of Road Maintenance and Horse Draught through Steam Road Rolling; with Special Reference to the Metropolis , London: Judd & Co.

Paley, William 1794. A View of the Evidences of Christianity, London: R. Faulder

Paley, William 1802. Natural Theology; or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity: Collected from the Appearances of Nature, [London]: R. Faulder

Palgrave, Francis Turner 1862. Handbook to the Fine Art Collections in the International Exhibition of 1862, London: Macmillan and Co.

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Paradis, James G. 1997. 'Satire and Science in Victorian Culture', in Lightman, ed. 1997, 143–75

Paris, John Ayrton 1826. A Treatise on Diet: With a View to Establish, on Practical Grounds, a System of Rules for the Prevention and Cure of the Diseases Incident to a Disordered State of the Digestive Functions, London: T. & G. Underwood

[Paris, John Ayrton] 1827. Philosophy in Sport made Science in Earnest! Being an Attempt to Illustrate the First Principles of Natural Philosophy by the Aid of the Popular Toys and Sports, 3 vols, London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green

Parkes, Samuel 1806. A Chemical Catechism for the Use of Young People, with Copious Notes for the Assistance of the Teacher [...], London: privately printed

Parkinson, James 1822. Introduction to the Study of Fossil Organic Remains, Especially those Found in the British Strata, Intended to Aid the Student in his Enquiries Respecting the Nature of Fossils and their Connexion with the Formation of the Earth, London: printed for the author

Parr, Harriet [Holm Lee, pseud.] 1872. Country Stories, 2 vols, London

Parr, Samuel 1801. A Spital Sermon, Preached at Christ Church, upon Easter Tuesday, April 15, 1800; To Which are Added Notes, London: J. Mawman; Cambridge: W. H. Lunn, J. Deighton, and B. Flower; Oxford: J. Cooke, Hanwell and Parker, and R. Bliss

Parry, William Edward 1821. Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific: Performed in the Years 1819–20 in his Majesty's Ships Hecla and Griper, Under the Orders of William Edward Parry R.N., F.R.S. and Commander of the Expedition. With an Appendix, Containing the Scientific and Other Observations, London: John Murray

Parry, William Edward 1824. Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-west Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific: Performed in the Years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's Ships Fury and Hecla Under the Orders of Captain William Edward Parry, London: John Murray

Parry, William Edward 1826. Journal of a Third Voyage for the Discovery of a Northwest Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific: Performed in the Years 1824–25, in His Majesty's Ships Hecla and Fury, Under the Orders of Captain William Edward Parry, London: John Murray

Partington, Charles Frederick 1822. An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Steam Engine: Comprising a General View of the Various Modes of Employing Elastic Vapour as a Prime Mover in Mechanics; with an Appendix of Patents and Parliamentary Papers Connected with the Subject, London: J. Taylor

Pascal, Blaise 1656. Lettre escrite á un provincial par un de ses amis sur le sujet des disputes présentes de la Sorbonne, [Paris?]: [n. pub.]

Pascal, Blaise 1803. Thoughts on Religion, and Other Important Subjects: To Which are Added Memoirs of his Life and Writings, London: Samuel Bagster

Pass, Horatio 1846. A Treatise on Artificial Teeth and Palates: With Advice to Parents; And Observations on the Effects of a Residence in Tropical Climates on the Teeth of Europeans, London: John Churchill

Paston, George. 1932. At John Murray's: Records of a Literary Circle, 1843–1892, London: John Murray

[Paulian, Aimé Henri]. Dictionnaire de physique portatif [...]. A l'usage des personnes qui n'ont aucune teinture de geometrie; dans lequel on explique le sistème physique de Newton [...], Avignon: F.-B. Merande, La Veuve Girard, 1758

Paxton, James 1831–34. An Introduction to the Study of Human Anatomy, 2 vols, London: Sherwood, Gilbert & Piper

Peacock, William F [1860?]. A Visit to the Wonderful City of Uriconium; or, TH Roman Ruins at Wroxeter, near Shrewsbury, with an Account of the Deformed Skeletons; and a Word to 'Punch', Manchester: Thomas Coles

Pearson, William 1824–29. An Introduction to Practical Astronomy, 2 vols, London: printed for the author

Peary, Robert Edwin 1898. Northward Over the "Great Ice": A Narrative of Life and Work Along the Shores and Upon the Interior Ice-Cap of Northern Greenland in the Years 1891–1897, 2 vols, London: Methuen & Co.

Peek, Henry William 1867. Six Essays on Commons Preservation: Written in Competition for Prizes Offered By H. W. Peek Containing a Legal and Historical Examination of Manorial Rights and Customs, With a View to the Preservation of Commons Near Great Towns, London: Sampson Low and Marston

Penn, Granville 1822. A Comparative Estimate of the Mosaic and Mineral Geologies, London: Ogle, Duncan, and Co.

Pennant, Thomas 1766. The British Zoology: Class I. Quadrupeds II. Birds. Published Under the Inspection of the Cymmrodorion Society, Instituted for the Promoting Useful Charities, and the Knowledge of Nature, Among the Descendants of the Ancient Britons [...], London: printed for the Society

Pennant, Thomas 1768–70. British Zoology, 4 vols, London: Benjamin White

Pennant, Thomas, ed. 1790. Indian Zoology [...] An Essay on India [...], trans. by J. Aikin, London: R. Faulder

Penning, William Henry 1876. Field Geology, London: Baillière, and Tindall & Cox

Penny, Frederick 1861. 'Clay in Foreign Paper', The Times, 22 May 1861, p. 9c

Penny, Josiah 1820. Scripture Philosophy; Part First. Bath: [n. pub.?]

Percival, Edward 1819. Practical Observations on the Treatment, Pathology, and Prevention of Typhus Fever, London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Browne

Perkins, Barbara M. 1985. 'Harper's Monthly Magazine', in Chielens, ed. 1985, pp. 166–71

Peschel, Oscar 1870. Neue Probleme der vergleichenden Erdkunde als versuch einer Morphologie de Erdoberflache, Leipzig: Duncker & Humblot

Petermann, August 1870. Der Gulfstrom, und Standplunkt der Thermometrischen Kentniss des Nord-Atlantischen Oceans und Landgebiets im Jahre 1870, Gotha: Justus Perthes

Peters, Catherine 1987. Thackeray's Universe: Shifting Worlds of Imagination and Reality, Faber and Faber

Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph 1817. Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Late John Coakley Lettsom, With a Selection from his Correspondence, London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown

Philip, Alexander Philip Wilson 1821. A Treatise on Indigestion and its Consequences, Called Nervous and Bilious Complaints: With Observations on the Organic Diseases in which they Sometimes Terminate, London: Thomas and George Underwood

Phillips, Henry 1820. Pomarium Britannicum: An Historical and Botanical Account of Fruits Known in Great Britain, London: printed for the author

Phillips, Henry 1822. History of Cultivated Vegetables: Comprising their Botanical, Medicinal, Edible, and Chemical Qualities, Natural History, and Relation to Art, Science, and Commerce, 2 vols, London: Henry Colburn and Co.

Phillips, Henry 1824. Flora Historica; or, The Three Seasons of the British Parterre Historically and Botanically Treated: With Observations on Planting, to Secure a Regular Succession of Flowers, from the Commencement of Spring to the End of Autumn. To which are Added, the Most Approved Methods of Cultivating Bulbous and Other Plants, as Practised by the Most Celebrated Florists of England, Holland, and France, 2 vols, London: E. Lloyd

Phillips, John 1829. Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire; or, A Description of the Strata and Organic Remains of the Yorkshire Coast: Accompanied by a Geological Map, Sections, and Plates of the Fossil Plants and Animals, 2 vols, York: printed for the author [Vol. 2, London: J. Murray]

Phillips, Mrs. Arthur 1894. The Birth of a Soul: A Psychological Study, London: W. H. Allen & Co.

[Phillips, Richard] 1807. An Easy Grammar of Natural and Experimental Philosophy, for the Use of Schools, London: Richard Phillips

Phillips, Richard [J. Goldsmith, pseud.] 1815. Geography Illustrated on a Popular Plan: For the Use of Schools and Young Persons, with Sixty Engravings, 7th edn, London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown

Phillips, Richard [Rev. C. C. Clarke, pseud.] 1818. The Hundred Wonders of the World, and of the Three Kingdoms of Nature, Described According to the Best and Latest Authorities, London: Richard Phillips

Phillips, Richard 1828. A Personal Tour Through the United Kingdom; Describing Living Objects, and Contemporaneous Interests, London: Horatio Phillips

[Phillips, T.] 1827. Scenes and Occurrences in Albany and Caffer-Land, South Africa, London: W. Marsh

[Phipps, Constantine Henry] 1828. Yes and No: A Tale of the Day, 2 vols, London: Henry Colburn

Phipps, Constantine John 1774. The Journal of a Voyage Undertaken by Order of His Present Majesty, for Making Discoveries Towards the North Pole, by the Hon. Commodore Phipps and Captain Lutwidge, in His Majesty's Sloops Racehorse and Carcase: To Which is Prefixed an Account of the Several Voyages Undertaken for the Discovery of a North-East Passage to China and Japan, London: F. Newbery

Piesse, George William Septimus 1855. The Art of Perfumery and the Methods of Obtaining Odours of Plants, London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans

Pinkerton, John 1802. Modern Geography: A Description of the Empires, Kingdoms, States, and Colonies, with the Oceans, Seas, and Isles, in all Parts of the World: Including the Most Recent Discoveries, and Political Alterations, Digested on a New Plan; the Astronomical Introduction by S. Vince, 2 vols, London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, and T. N. Longman and O. Rees

[Pinnock, William] [1815?]. A Catechism of Geography, Bristol: Philip Rose

Pitkin, Timothy 1816. A Statistical View of the Commerce of the United States of America: In Connection with Agriculture and Manufactures and an Account of the Public Debt, Revenues, and Expenditures of the United States: with a Brief Review of the Trade, Agriculture, and Manufactures of the Colonies, Previous to their Independence. Accompanied with Tables, Illustrative of the Principles and Objects of the Work, Hartford: printed by Charles Hosmer

Plato 1871. The Dialogues of Plato, trans. (with analyses and introductions) by B. Jowett, 4 vols, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Playfair, John 1802a. Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth, London: Cadell and Davies; Edinburgh: William Creech

Playfair, John 1802b. 'Meteorological Abstract for the Years 1797, 1798, and 1799', Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 5, 193–202

Playfair, Lyon 1870. The Inosculation of the Arts and Sciences: Address Delivered at the Town Hall, Birmingham, on the 29th September, 1870, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Presidential Addresses, Birmingham: J. Allen

P[lot], R[obert] 1677. The Natural History of Oxford-shire: Being an Essay Toward the Natural History of England, Oxford: at the Theatre; London: Mr. S. Millers

Plot, Robert 1686. The Natural History of Staffordshire, Oxford: at the Theatre

Pluche, Noël Antoine 1732–51. Le spectacle de la nature; ou, entretiens sur les particularités de l'histoire naturelle, qui ont paru les plus propres à rendre les jeunes-gens curieux, et à leur former l'esprit, 8 vols, Paris: La veuve Estienne, and Jean Desaint

Pocock, George [1827]. The Aeropleustic Art; or, Navigation in the Air, by the Use of Kites or Buoyant Sails, London: W. Wilson

Podmore, Frank 1894. Apparitions and Thought-Transference: An Examination of the Evidence for Telepathy, Contemporary Science Series [26], London: Walter Scott

Poggendorff, Johann Christian 1863 Biographisch-literarisches Handwörterbuch zur Geschichte der exakten Wissenschaften, 2 vols, Leipzig: J. A. Barth

Pole, William 1859. 'On Colour-Blindness', Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, 149 (1859), 323-339

Pollock, Frederick Richard 1879. Sports in British Burmah, Assam, and the Cassyah and Jyntiah Hills. With Notes of Sport in the Hilly Districts of the Northern Division, Madras Presidency [...], 2 vols, London: Chapman and Hall

Polo, Marco 1818. The Travels of Marco Polo, a Venetian, in the Thirteenth Century: Being a Description, by that Early Traveller, of Remarkable Places and Things, in the Eastern Parts of the World, trans. by William Marsden, London: printed for the author [i.e. translator]

Polo, Marco 1871. The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian: Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East, newly trans. and edited with notes by Colonel Henry Yule, 2 vols, London: J. Murray

[Pope, Alexander] 1711. An Essay on Criticism, London: W. Lewis

Pope, Alexander 1713. Windsor Forest. To the Right Honourable George Lord Lansdown, London: B. Lintott

Porteus, Beilby 1811. The Works of the Right Reverend Beilby Porteus, D.D., Late Bishop of London, 6 vols, London: T. Cadell and W. Davies

Pouchet, Félix Archimède 1859. Hétérogénie; ou, traité de la génération spontanée basé sur de nouvelles expériences, Paris: Corbeil

Pouchet, Félix Archimède 1895. The Universe; or, The Infinitely Great and the Infinitely Little, 12th edn, 4 vols, London: Blackie and Son

Power, D'Arcy, ed. 1930. Plarr's Lives of the Fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2 vols, Royal College of Surgeons

Powers, Susan Rugeley [1866]. The Mother's Book of Health, and How to Manage a Baby, London: Ladies' Sanitary Association

Powers, Susan Rugeley [1859]. Why do not Women Swim? A Voice from Many Waters, London: [n. pub.]

Pratt, Anne [1855]. The Flowering Plants and Ferns of Great Britain, 5 vols, London: Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge

Pratt, Josiah 1811. The Life, Character, and Remains of the Rev. Richard Cecil, Collected and Revised by Josiah Pratt, London: Whittington and Rowland

Pratt, Samuel Jackson 1801. Bread; or, The Poor: A Poem with Notes and Illustrations, London: Longman and Rees, and T Becket

[Prichard, James Cowles] 1813. Researches into the Physical History of Man, London: J. and A. Arch

Prichard, James Cowles 1819. An Analysis of the Egyptian Mythology: To Which is Subjoined, a Critical Examination of the Remains of Egyptian Chronology, London : J. & A. Arch

Prichard, James Cowles 1826. Researches into the Physical History of Mankind, 2nd edn, 2 vols, London: J. and A. Arch

Priestley, Joseph 1767. The History and Present State of Electricity, with Original Experiments, London: J. Dodsley, J. Johnson and B. Davenport, and T. Cadell

Priestley, Joseph 1802a. 'A Reply to Mr. Cruikshank's Observations in Defence of the New System of Chemistry', Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and the Arts, 1, 181–84

Priestley, Joseph 1802b. ''Observations and Experiments Relating to the Pile of Volta', Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and the Arts, 1, 198–204

Proctor, Richard Anthony 1868. 'Great Solar Eclipses', Cornhill Magazine, 18, 155–69

Proctor, Richard Anthony 1869. Half-Hours with the Stars: A Plain and Easy Guide to the Knowledge of the Constellations, Showing, in Twelve Maps, the Position of the Principal Star-Groups Night After Night Throughout the Year, with Introduction and a Separate Explanation of Each, London: R. Hardwicke

Proctor, Richard Anthony 1872. The Orbs Around Us: A Series of Familiar Essays on the Moon and Planets, Meteors and Comets, the Sun and Coloured Pairs of Suns, London: Longmans, Green and Co.

Proctor, Richard Anthony 1875. 'Astronomy' in Baynes, 1875–88, 2, 744–823

Proctor, Richard Anthony 1881. Easy Star Lessons, London: Chatto and Windus

Professor Sidgwick's Committee 1894. 'Report on the Census of Hallucinations', Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research, 10, 25–422

Prout, William 1834. Chemistry, Meteorology and the Function of Digestion, Considered with Reference to Natural Theology, Bridgewater Treatises, 8, London: William Pickering

Pryce, William 1778. Mineralogia Cornubiensis: A Treatise on Minerals, Mines, and Mining: Containing the Theory and Natural History of Strata, Fissures, and Lodes, with the Methods of Discovering and Working of Tin, Copper, and Lead Mines, and of Cleansing and Metalizing their Products, Shewing Each Particular Process for Dressing, Assaying, and Smelting of Ores: To Which is Added, an Explanation of the Terms and Idioms of Miners, London: J. Phillips

Ptolemy 1540. Geographia universalis, vetus et nova, complectens Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini enerrationibus libros VIII. Quorum primus noua translatione Pirckheimeri et accessione commentarioli illustrior quam hactenus fuerit, redditus est [...] addita sunt [...] scholia quibus exoleta [...] nomina ad nostri seculi morem exponuntur; succedunt tabulae Ptolemaice, opera Sebastiani Munsteri nouo paratae modo, Basle: Henricum Petrum

Pulte, Joseph Hippolyt 1855. Homeopathic Domestic Physician: Containing the Treatment of Diseases; with Popular Explanations of Anatomy, (revised and supplied with explanatory notes by John Epps), London: James Epps

Pym, William 1815. Observations upon the Bulam Fever: Which has of Late Years Prevailed in the West Indies, on the Coast of America, at Gibralta, Cadiz, and other Parts of Spain; with a Collection of Facts Proving it to be a Highly Contagious Disease, London: J. Callow