Encyclopaedia of the North East

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Encyclopaedia of the North East

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Notebook. An open manuscript book with an illustration of a pulley system consisting of three pulleys arranged vertically, attached with rope to a single weight. The opposite page has explanatory text.
Lecture notes of Patrick Copland by William Knight on Natural Philosophy

Volume 1: Institutes of Natural Philosophy 383 pages of lecture notes on natural philosophy with chapters including analysis, synthesis, animal economy, general properties of…

Head of Despair. A small wooden head with bared teeth, red lips and covered with flaking paint, with long white hair.
Wooden painted head, the hair is woven into a cloth scalp that is connected by an internal rod to the base. The hair stands on end when the head is sat on a electrostatically charged table, King's visitors' centre caption "Another of Professor…
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