ISBN-10:
1108052533
ISBN-13:
9781108052535
Pub. Date:
12/13/2012
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
The Exposition of 1851: Or, Views of the Industry, the Science, and the Government, of England

The Exposition of 1851: Or, Views of the Industry, the Science, and the Government, of England

by Charles Babbage

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108052535
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/13/2012
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - British and Irish History, 19th Century
Pages: 310
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the first edition; Note added to the second edition; 1. Introduction; 2. Error respecting the interchange of commodities; 3. Of societies; 4. Origin of the Exposition of 1851; 5. Object and use of the Exposition; 6. Limits; 7. Site and construction of building; 8. Prices; 9. Prizes; 10. Juries, etc.; 11. Ulterior objects; 12. Intrigues of science; 13. Calculating engines; 14. Position of science; 15. The press; 16. Party; 17. Rewards of merit; Appendix.

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