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Vegetable staticks.

Stephen Hales

Vegetable staticks.

by Stephen Hales

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Published by Oldbourne in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant physiology.,
  • Air -- Analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes facsim. of original t.p.

    StatementForeword to this ed. by M.A. Hoskin.
    SeriesOldbourne science library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi,214p.
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14174831M

      His book, the Vegetable Staticks: or an account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables: being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation was published in In this book Hales related experiments using his ‘pneumatic trough’ to collect gases given off by plants; he tried to discover how plants take up and expel water. Stephen Hales is considered the Father of Plant Physiology for the many experiments in the book,Vegetable Staticks; though Julius von Sachs unified the pieces of plant physiology and put them together as a discipline. His Lehrbuch der Botanik was the plant physiology bible of its time.

    Vegetable staticks, or, An account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables Hales, Stephen ; Royal Society (Great Britain) Printed for W. and J. Innys and T. Woodward. Vegetable staticks ;or, an account of some statical experiment on the sap in vegetables: Being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation. Also, a specimen of an attempt to analyse the air, by a great variety of chymio-statical experiments.

      Containing vegetable staticks, or, An account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables: being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation, of use to those who are curious in the culture and improvement of gardening, &c.: also a specimen of an attempt to analyse the air, by a great variety of chymio-statical experiments Pages: The first description of transpiration appeared in , in a book entitled Vegetable Staticks written by an English clergyman Stephen Hales (–). Vegetable Staticks was the first volume of Hales's Statical Essays. The second volume, called Haemostaticks, dealt with animal physiology.


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Other articles where Vegetable Staticks is discussed: Georges-Louis Leclerc, count de Buffon: a translation of Stephen Hales’s Vegetable Staticks, in the preface of which he developed his conception of scientific method. Maintaining an interest in mathematics, he published a translation of Sir Isaac Newton’s Fluxions in In his preface to this work he discussed the history of the.

Property from the Sporting and Travel Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson HALES, STEPHENVegetable Staticks: Or, An Account of some Statical Experiments on the sap in vegetables: Being an Essay towards a Natural History of Vegetation.

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Hales is best known for his Statical Essays. The first volume, Vegetable Staticks (), contains an account of experiments in plant physiology and chemistry; it was translated into French by Buffon in Awards: Copley Medal ().

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) Hales studied plant nutrition, the movement of water in plants and establishing that plants lose water constantly via transpiration through the leaves. His quantative measurements enabled him to show that the rate of transpiration varied with temperature, and noting that leaf suction is the main force by.Vegetable staticks, or, An account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables: being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation: also, a specimen of an attempt to analyse the air by a great variety of chymio-statical experiments, which were read .