Barometers - Stick or Cistern Tube

Author: Edwin Banfield

246 pages, 296 illus.

The author traces the history of Cistern or Stick, Angle, Marine, Station, Fitzroy and Two Liquid Barometers, with the help of almost 300 illustrations, and gives advice on how they should be handled and maintained.

Most types of cistern barometer available are illustrated and the book contains useful information to assist in dating them.