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Author Brown, Daniel, 1961- author.
Title The poetry of Victorian scientists [electronic resource] : style, science and nonsense / Daniel Brown.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture ; 83.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Professionals and amateurs, work and play: William Rowan Hamilton, Edward Lear and James Clerk Maxwell; 2. Edinburgh natural philosophy and Cambridge mathematics; 3. Knowing more than you think: James Clerk Maxwell on puns, analogies and dreams; 4. Red Lions: Edward Forbes and James Clerk Maxwell; 5. Popular science lectures: 'A Tyndallic Ode'; 6. John Tyndall and 'The Scientific Use of the Imagination'; 7. 'Molecular Evolution': Maxwell, Tyndall and Lucretius; 8. James Joseph Sylvester: the romance of space; 9. James Joseph Sylvester: the calculus of forms; 10. Science on Parnassus; Bibliography; Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Scientists' writings.
Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781107023376 1107023378 (DLC) 2012020239
ISBN 113915107X (electronic bk.)
9781139151078 (electronic bk.)
9781107023376 (hardback)
1107023378 (hardback)
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