References for Robert Boyle

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  1. M B Hall, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830900586.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9016071/Robert-Boyle

Books:

  1. T Birch (ed.), The Works of the Honourable Robert Boyle (5 vols.) (London, 1744).
  2. J F Fulton, A Bibliography of the Honourable Robert Boyle, Fellow of the Royal Society, 2nd ed. (1961).
  3. M B Hall, Robert Boyle on Natural Philosophy (Bloomington, Ind., 1965).
  4. M B Hall, Robert Boyle and Seventeenth- Century Chemistry (1976).
  5. M Hunter (ed.), Robert Boyle Reconsidered (Cambridge, 1994).
  6. J R Jacob, Robert Boyle and the English Revolution: A Study in Social and Intellectual Change (1977).
  7. R E W Maddison, The Life of the Honourable Robert Boyle (1969).
  8. L T More, The Life and Works of the Honourable Robert Boyle (London, 1944).
  9. R Pilkington, Robert Boyle: Father of Chemistry (1959).

Articles:

  1. R Boyle, An account of Philaretus, in T Birch (ed.), The Works of the Honourable Robert Boyle (5 vols.) (1744).
  2. C Dilworth, Boyle, Hooke and Newton : some aspects of scientific collaboration, Rend. Accad. Naz. Sci. XL Mem. Sci. Fis. Natur. (5) 9 (1985), 329-331.
  3. D C Firth, Robert Boyle, 1627-1691, in Late seventeenth century scientists (Oxford, 1969), 1-32.
  4. M Grilli, Robert Boyle : contributions to thermal physics (Italian), Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 24 (4) (1982), 489-517.
  5. M Hunter, How Boyle became a scientist, History of Science 33 (1995), 59-103.

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