Contributor:

RUSSELL, John Scott


Biographical Details: Dates: 1808 - 1882
Source of Characteristics: Athenaeum
Characteristics: Contributed book reviews between 1839 and 1849, particularly on navigation, engineering
Source of Characteristics: DNB
Characteristics: Naval architect
Mark: RUSSELL
Mark: SCOTT RUSSELL


The following reviews have been identified as being written by this contributor:

  • Account of Some recent Improvements in the System of Navigating the Ganges by Iron Steam Vessels 1133 (July 14,1849)
  • Account of the Skerryvore Lighthouse 1121 (April 21,1849)
  • An Analysis of One Hundred Voyages to and from India, China, Etc 621 (September 21,1839)
  • Booke of Sunday Draughtes 1085 (August 12,1848)
  • A Catechism of the Steam-Engine 1091 (September 23,1848)
  • Chromatics. New Edition 941 (November 8,1845)
  • Craig's Rotatory Steam Engine Explained and illustrated, &c. 710 (June 5,1841)
  • The Croton Aqueduct 836 (November 4,1843)
  • Description of the Canals and Railroads of the United States 739 (December 25,1841)
  • A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines 597 (April 6,1839)
  • Elementary Course of Civil Engineering 739 (December 25,1841)
  • An Elementary Treatise on Steam Navigation 603 (May 18,1839)
  • An Enquiry into the Difference of Style observable in Ancient Glass Paintings, especially in England: with Hints on Glass Painting; by an Amateur 1081 (July 15,1848)
  • An Essay upon Various Arts 1081 (July 15,1848)
  • Euclid's Elements 591 (February 23,1839)
  • Examples of Railway Making 806 (April 8,1843)
  • An Experimental Inquiry concerning the relative Power of, and useful Effect produced by, the Cornish and Bolton & Watt Pumping Engines, and Cylindrical and Waggon-head Boilers 747 (February 19,1842)
  • The Experimental Philosopher 591 (February 23,1839)
  • First Principles of Symmetrical Beauty 1001 (January 2,1847)
  • Fulton and Steam Navigation - Memoirs of Edward Cartwright 840 (December 2,1843)
  • Goethe's Theory of Colours 683 (November 28,1840)
  • The Hand-Book of Taste 822 (July 29,1843)
  • The Harmony of Form 815 (June 10,1843)
  • Historical and Descriptive Account of Hydraulic Machinery 789 (December 10,1842)
  • An Historical Practical, and Theoretical Account of the Breakwater in Plymouth Sound 1117 (March 24,1849)
  • Historical Statement of Duty performed by the Steam Engines of Cornwall. Compiled at the request of the British Association 627 (November 2,1839)
  • Indian River Navigation 1133 (July 14,1849)
  • Letter to the Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the East India Company on Steam Navigation to India 584 (January 5,1839)
  • A Letter to the President of the Board of Trade in Railway Transit 713 (June 26,1841)
  • Life of James Watt. (Three notices) 613 (July 27,1839)
  • A Manual of the Steam Engine 787 (November 28,1842)
  • The Mechanical Principles of Engineering and Architecture 801 (March 4,1843)
  • The Mechanics of Engineering 740 (January 1,1842)
  • Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Mechanical Inventions of Edward Cartwright 833 (October 14,1843)
  • A Narrative of the Recovery of H.M.S. Gorgon. 1019 (May 8,1847)
  • The Nautical Steam Engine 603 (May 18,1839)
  • Nomenclature of Colours, Hues, Tints, and Shades, applicable to the Arts and Natural Sciences 941 (November 8,1845)
  • Observations on the best means of Propelling Ships 710 (June 5,1841)
  • On the Evaporative Power of different Kinds of Coal 706 (May 8,1841)
  • On the History and Art of Warming and Ventilating Rooms, Buildings Etc. (Third notice) 907 (March 15,1845)
  • On the Improvement of Rivers 832 (October 7,1843)
  • On the Nature of Thunder Storms 824 (August 12,1843)
  • On the Theory of the Moon and on the Perturbations of the Planets. Part V. 1051 (December 18,1847)
  • Osborne's Guide to the Grand Junction Railway 593 (March 9,1839)
  • The Physical Atlas 994 (November 14,1846)
  • Popular Cyclopaedia of Natural Science 818 (July 1,1843)
  • Posthumous Works of the Rev. Dr. Chalmers. Volume I 1046 (November 13,1847)
  • The Practical Mechanic's Pocket Guide 591 (February 23,1839)
  • A Practical Treatise on Railroads and dInterior Comunication in general. Third Edition 713 (June 26,1841)
  • A Practical Treatise on Railways, explaining their Construction and Management 713 (June 26,1841)
  • The Principles of Beauty in Colouring Systematized 951 (January 17,1846)
  • The Principles of Mechanism 740 (January 1,1842)
  • Principles of the Mechanics of Machinery and Engineering. Volume I 1063 (March 11,1848)
  • Prospectus of the Bahia Steam Navigation Company 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Prospectus of the British and American Steam Navigation Company 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Prospectus of the India Steam-ship Company by the Cape of Good Hope 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Prospectus of the Mexican Pacific Ocean Steam Navigation Company 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Prospectus of the South American Steam Navigation Company 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Prospectus of the Trans-Atlantic Steam Navigation Company 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Prospectus on the East India Inland Steam Navigation Company 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Public Works in the United States of America 739 (December 25,1841)
  • Railway Reform 824 (August 12,1843)
  • The Railways of Great Britain an Ireland 713 (June 26,1841)
  • Report on Steam Navigation to India, via the Red Sea 584 (January 5,1839)
  • Report on Steam Vessel Accidents 626 (October 26,1839)
  • Reports on Iron Rails 713 (June 26,1841)
  • A Sketch of the Origin and Progress of Steam Navigation from Authentic Documents 1108 (January 20,1849)
  • The Steam Engine 593 (March 9,1839)
  • The Steam Engine 684 (December 5,1840)
  • Steam Navigation to India. (Original article pertaining to reviews in Issue 584) 611 (July 13,1839)
  • A System of Natural Philosophy 591 (February 23,1839)
  • A Treatise on Optics 591 (February 23,1839)
  • A Treatise on the Integral Calculus 595 (March 23,1839)
  • Tredgold on the Steam Engine. (Three notices) 589 (February 9,1839)
  • Turning and Mechanical Manipulation 1036 (September 4,1847)
  • Weale's Quarterly Papers on Engineering. Part IX 955 (February 14,1846)

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