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  • TheCorrespondence of Michael Faradayby Frank A.J.L. James

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology 2012; US$ 175.00

    The sixth volume of Faraday's correspondence contains letters from the end of 1860 to his death in 1867. The dominant topic of the 1860s is Faraday's involvement with the lighthouse service relating to his advice to Trinity House and the Board of Trade on matters such as electric light and the controversial issue of fog signals. more...

  • TheCorrespondence of Michael Faradayby Frank A.J.L. James

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology 1993; US$ 175.00

    Volume 2 covers the 1830s, a period when Faraday pursued the consequences of his discovery of electromagnetic induction and revised entirely the theories of electrochemistry and the nature of electricity.His correspondents include scientists of the day as well as antiquaries, military men, artists and politicians. more...

  • TheCorrespondence of Michael Faradayby Frank A.J.L. James

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology 1991; US$ 175.00

    Volume 1 covers Faraday's early years up to his discovery of electromagnetic induction in 1831. Other scientific and technical topics covered include Faraday's discovery of electromagnetic rotations (in 1821), the liquefaction of gases (in 1823) and the long series of experiments in the latter part of the 1820s to improve optical glass. more...

  • TheCorrespondence of Michael Faradayby Frank A.J.L. James

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology 1996; US$ 175.00

    Almost 75% of the letters in Volume 3 were previously unpublished. During this period (1841-1848) he discovered the magneto-optical effect and diamagnetism, allowing him to argue for his views on the nature of matter. more...

  • TheCorrespondence of Michael Faradayby Frank A.J.L. James

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology 2008; US$ 175.00

    The letters in this volume concern Faraday's work on topics such as terrestrial and atmospheric magnetism, the electrification of lighthouses and the theory of telegraphic retardation, as well as advice to the Government on the war with Russia, his exclusion from the Sandemanian Church and his views on table turning. more...

  • TheCorrespondence of Michael Faradayby Frank A.J.L. James; Michael Faraday

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology 1753; US$ 175.00

    This volume includes 70% of previously unpublished letters of Michael Farday spanning half of the 1850s and most of 1860. Topics include Faraday's work on regelation, the transmission of light through gold and his appointment by Emperor Napoleon III to be a Commander of the Legion of Honour. more...

  • The Chemical History of a Candleby Michael Faraday; Frank A.J.L. James

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 16.99 US$ 14.61

    Marking the 150th anniversary of the first publication in 1861, this new edition of the celebrated series of lectures, The Chemical History of a Candle, by Michael Faraday features facsimiles of Faraday's original lecture notes, published for the first time, along with an introduction by the leading Faraday scholar, Frank A.J.L. James. more...

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