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Lord Chancellor of England.
WITH A LIFE OF THE AUTHOR
BASIL MONTAGU, ESQUIRE.
IN THREE VOLUMES.
PARRY & MCMILLAN,
SUCCESSORS TO A. HART, LATE CAREY & HART.
Of helping or altering the shape of the body. 11
Of condensing of air, to yield weight or nour-
Of flame, in the midst, and on the sides....
Of making vines more fruitful....
Of the several operations of purging medicines
Of meats and drinks most nourishing ...... 14
Of medicines applied in order.
Of the spirits or pneumaticals in bodies.... 23
Of impossibility of annihilation
Of the nullity and entity of sounds...
Of production, conservation, and delation of
Of magnitude, exility, and damps of sounds 29
Of loudness and softness of sounds
Of communication of sounds.....
Of equality and inequality of sounds..
Of proportion of treble and base..
Of exterior and interior sounds....
Of articulation of sounds
Of the lines in which sounds move........
Of the lasting and perishing of sounds.....
Of the passage in interception of sounds...
Of the figures of bodies yielding sounds....
Of consent and dissent between audibles and
Of sympathy and antipathy of sounds
Of hindering or helping of hearing .....
Of the spiritual and fine nature of sounds.. 41
Of orient colours in dissolutions of metals.. 45