I. PRESCRIPTION of an injlrumevt for measuring the weight of each stratum or layer of the atmosphere. Uy M. De Fouchy. It is well known that the barometer indicates no more than the weight of a column of air upon the mercury, or rather the ... but that the increase of this pressure supposes an increase of the densityaquot;, and also of the expansive f jrce of the atmosphere. ... The description here given of the instrument, is accompanied with an elegant plate, and three figures, which areanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal|
|Author||:||Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths|