Translations

  • Essays medical and philosophical

  • Translation Title: Dissertations sur la chaleur: avec des observations nouvelles sur la construction et comparaison des thermomètres
  • Original Author: George Martine
  • Original title: Essays medical and philosophical
  • Publ. Year From: 1739 to:
  • lang: English
  • Translation: Dissertations sur la chaleur: avec des observations nouvelles sur la construction et comparaison des thermomètres
  • N° Editions: 2
  • Pub. Place: Paris
  • Pub. Date: 1750
  • Lang: French
  • Note:

    In the preface, Lavirotte states he translated four of the essays contained in Martine's volume, as the others had already been translated previously.

  • An historical account of a new method for extracting the foul air out of ships, &c. with the description and draught of the machines, by which it is performed

  • Translation Title: Nouvelle méthode pour pomper le mauvais air des vaisseaux, etc.
  • Original Author: Samuel Sutton
  • Original title: An historical account of a new method for extracting the foul air out of ships, &c. with the description and draught of the machines, by which it is performed
  • Publ. Year From: 1744 to:
  • lang: English
  • Translation: Nouvelle méthode pour pomper le mauvais air des vaisseaux, etc.
  • Pub. Place: Paris
  • Lang: French
  • An account of Sir Isaac Newton’s philosophical discoveries, in four books

  • Translation Title: Exposition des découvertes philosophiques de M. le chevalier Newton, par M. Mac-Laurin
  • Original Author: Colin MacLaurin
  • Original title: An account of Sir Isaac Newton’s philosophical discoveries, in four books
  • Publ. Year From: 1748 to:
  • lang: English
  • Translation: Exposition des découvertes philosophiques de M. le chevalier Newton, par M. Mac-Laurin
  • Pub. Place: Paris
  • Pub. Date: 1748
  • Lang: French
  • New and extraordinary observations concerning the prediction of various crises by the pulse, independent of the critical signs delivered by the ancients

  • Translation Title: Observations nouvelles et extraordinaires, sur la prediction des crises par le pouls
  • Original Author: James Nihell
  • Original title: New and extraordinary observations concerning the prediction of various crises by the pulse, independent of the critical signs delivered by the ancients
  • Publ. Year From: 1740 to:
  • lang: English
  • Translation: Observations nouvelles et extraordinaires, sur la prediction des crises par le pouls
  • Pub. Place: Paris
  • Pub. Date: 1747
  • Lang: French
  • An account of some new microscopical discoveries founded on an examination of the Calamary, and its wonderful milt-vessels

  • Translation Title: Nouvelles observations microscopiques, avec des découvertes intéressantes sur la composition et la décomposition des corps organisés
  • Original Author: John Turberville Needham
  • Original title: An account of some new microscopical discoveries founded on an examination of the Calamary, and its wonderful milt-vessels
  • Publ. Year From: 1744 to:
  • lang: English
  • Translation: Nouvelles observations microscopiques, avec des découvertes intéressantes sur la composition et la décomposition des corps organisés
  • Pub. Place: Paris
  • Pub. Date: 1749
  • Lang: French