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A practical treatise on coal, petroleum, and other distilled oils,

by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11867140M
    ISBN 101425516270
    ISBN 109781425516277
    OCLC/WorldCa176923491

    Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http. Cone, Andrew and Johns, , Walter, Petrolia: A Brief History of the Pennsylvania Petroleum Region: New York, D. Appleton and Company Gesner, Abraham, , A Practical Treatise on Coal, Petroleum, and Other Distilled Oils: New York, Bailliere Brothers.

    In , Gesner published A Practical Treatise on Coal, Petroleum and Other Distilled Oils, which was extremely influential in the future development of the petroleum industry and remarkable for the accuracy of his predictions on the future course the refining business would take. Kerosene, also known as paraffin, lamp oil, and coal oil (an obsolete term), is a combustible hydrocarbon liquid which is derived from is widely used as a fuel in aviation as well as households. Its name derives from Greek: κηρός (keros) meaning wax, and was registered as a trademark by Canadian geologist and inventor Abraham Gesner in before evolving into .

      Gesner remained in New York for several years, combining his medical practice, geological consulting, and writing his landmark, A Practical Treatise on Coal, Petroleum, and other Distilled Oils. He examined prospective oil lands in Canada West, and authored a paper on the gold mines of Nova Scotia.   NEW: Search the B&H Patent database Search the database with text and images of the inventions, improvements to mechanical devices, processes, and innovative product designs patented by the Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Company.


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[Abraham Gesner; George W Gesner; Baillière Brothers (Firm),; Endicott. Page 1 CATALOGUE OF THE LIBR A RY OF THE SClCHOOL OF MINES OF COLUMBIA. COLLEGE, NEW YORK. May, 1S x q S. ANGELL, PRINTER, FOURTH AVENUE. Page 2. Page 3 INDEX. Page Agricultural Chemistry, 26 Analytical Chemistry, 24 Animal and Medical Chemistry, 27 Assaying, A practical treatise on coal, petroleum, and other distilled oils by Abraham Gesner, George Weltden Gesner.

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[Abraham Gesner; George W Gesner]. Antisell’s book was soon followed by a similar effort from Abraham Gesner, an early practitioner of coal oil manufacturing and the inventor of kerosene (Gesner, ). in T. Antisell, The manufacture of photogenic or hydro-carbon oils, from coal and other bituminous substances, capable of supplying A.,Practical treatise on coal.

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New York: Baillière ; London. Abraham Gesner’s Practical Treatise on coal, petroleum, and other distilled oils () offers a historical account of the distillation methods sincewith the efforts of Eeele, Hancock and Portlock, and further, inwhen oil was produced by distillation of black bituminous shale, according to Lewis’s Materia Medica, and in A Practical Treatise on Coal, Petroleum and Other Distilled Oils, 2nd ed., Revised and Enlarged by Gesner, George Weltden (New York, ), p.

10 ; New York Commercial Advertiser, 24 Aug. 37 Circular letter, “Kerosene Oils, Distilled from Coals. URL: Contents. View entire text. This was entitled A practical treatise on coal, petroleum, and other distilled oils (). In this modest volume Gesner outlined the history of natural hydrocarbons, described the various source materials for distillates, and gave highly practical accounts of how to build and operate a hydrocarbon refining factory.

A practical treatise on coal, petroleum, and other distilled oils. By Abraham Gesner and George W. (George Weltden) Gesner. Abstract. Title of access: Internet Topics: Coal-tar products., Petroleum. Publisher: New York, Baillière.

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Practical Treatise on Coal, Petroleum, and Other Distilled Oils. New York: Baillière, “ Literature in the Ages of Wood, Tallow, Coal, Whale Oil, Gasoline, Atomic Power, and Other Energy Sources.” PMLA