Reference numberCLP/3ii/6
TitlePaper, 'New way to get good air for respiration and vegetation' by [Denis Papin]
DescriptionPapin discusses the need for air to sustain life as well as the effect of atmospheric pressure on living things. He uses observes to this effect to support his invention of an air chamber with controlled pressure, described at CLP/3ii/5.

Subject: Engineering / Biology

Read to the Royal Society on 19 January 1708
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/9/84
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5721Papin; Denis (1647 - 1713); natural philosopher and inventor1647 - 1713
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